Communication Sciences & Disorders

School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi

Academic Faculty

Name Title Areas of Speciality E-mail
Hao, Ying Assistant Professor Child language acquisition
Developmental language disorder
Higdon, Carolyn Wiles Professor Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Voice Science
Adult Neurogenics/Dysphagia
Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Problems
Ikuta, Toshikazu Associate Professor Auditory Cortex
Big Data
Kornisch, Myriam  Assistant Professor Neurogenic Communication Disorders
Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders
Cognitive Neuroscience
Fluency Disorders
Park, Hyejin Assistant Professor Neurogenic language disorders
Language processing in aging
Rawool, Vishakha Chair & Professor Age-related deficits in speech perception
Auditory Processing Deficits
Hearing Conservation
Snyder, Gregory Associate Professor &
Graduate Program Coordinator
Stuttering & other Fluency Disorders
Prosthetic Stuttering Management
Motor Theory of Speech Perception
Action-Understanding via Mirror Neurons

Clinical Faculty

Name Title Specialty Area E-mail
Bryan, Ronda Ann Instructor Sign Language
Burklow, Elizabeth Speech-Language Pathologist Feeding and Swallowing
Coker, Christy Lynn Speech-Language Pathologist
Communication Disorders
Crowe, Bradley Thomas Co-Director of Speech & Hearing Center and Clinical Instructor Communication Disorders
Devera, Amada Tredway Speech-Language Pathologist and Instructor Communication Disorders
Keene, Gina Speech-Language Pathologist Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Child language
Lowe, Rebecca Clinical Assistant Professor and Co-Director of Speech & Hearing Clinic Auditory Habilitation and Re-Habilitation
Messersmith Haley McGee Clinical Audiologist Audiology
Williams, Anne Lloyd Clinical Audiologist Audiology


Name Title Email Phone
Walker, Kaylie Administrative Coordinator I 662-915-7652
Barksdale, Vickie Coordinator for Advising, Recruitment and Retention 662-915-2941
Hood, Robyn Clinical Records Coordinator 662-915-7950
Pride, Joyce M. Clinical Records Clerk 662-915-7271

Graduate Assistants

Bennett, Price
Brown, Haley
Christian, Hannah
Cochran, Anna
Colvin, Alexa
Cuttic, Rachel
Grimes, Hannah
Gully, Sydney
Hale, Anna
Hall, Elleigh
Joiner, Katherine
Landgraf, Carly
Lemaitre, Anna
Lindsey, Kylie
Longshore, Katter
Myers, Taylor
Passmore, Madison
Reid, Sydney
Shrestha, Paras
Spurlock, Hannah
Steele, Tessa
Thome, Emma Kate
Varner, Amanda
Williams, Alissa Ann
Williams, Kaylan
Williams, Laura K
Willoughby, Peyton
Wilson, Annsley
Witcher, Ashley
Woodburn, Brittany