Communication Sciences and Disorders

Susan Steffani

Professor & Graduate Coordinator

"As teachers, we touch the many lives of our students. I teach so that I can provide practical and understandable information to help my students unfold the knowledge and skills needed to competently and compassionately provide therapy to their clients and families.” 


  • PhD (1992) - Communication Disorders and Sciences, University of Oregon
  • MS (1988) - Speech and Hearing Sciences, Arizona State University
  • BS (1986) - Speech Pathology and Audiology/Education, Oregon State University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Speech-Language Hearing Associations

Courses Frequently Taught

  • CMSD 290 - Clinical Phonetics
  • CMSD 321 - Articulation and Phonology Disorders Courses Frequently Taught
  • CMSD 435 - Diagnostic Methods in Speech Pathology
  • CMSD 652 - Graduate Language Disorders

Current Interests

  • Child Language Disorders, Diagnosis, Treatment