College of Health Professions

Department of Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology and Deaf Studies


Faculty and Staff

Sheryl Cooper, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Deaf Studies Program Coordinator


Office:   Van Bokkelen, Room 018


VP   443-377-3438
Fax:   410-704-4131
Web site:
Video:   Dr. Sheryl Cooper's Introduction video

Education and Certification

  • Ph.D. in Educational Administration, Gallaudet University
  • M.A. in Deafness Rehabilitation Counseling, New York University
  • B.A. in Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • ASL Interpreter certified by the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc.

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to the Deafblind Community
  • Career Exploration in Deaf studies
  • Deaf Studies Internship
  • Introduction to Interpreting
  • Social Services in the Deaf Community

Professional Interests

  • The Deafblind Community
  • The Jewish Deaf Community
  • Interpreting
  • Academic Status of ASL on college campuses

Research Interests

  • Academic Status of Sign Language in Institutions of Higher Education in the United States
  • Career Paths of Deaf Studies Graduates
  • Status of Sign Language on College Campuses
  • Service Learning in Deaf Studies





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