College of Health Professions

Department of Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology and Deaf Studies


Faculty and Staff

Jody H. Cripps, Ph.D.

Associate Professor


Office:   Van Bokkelen, Room 008
Phone:   VP: 443-275-9448
Fax:   410-704-4131
Video:   Dr. Jody Cripps' Introduction video

Jody Cripps, Ph.D.


  • Ph.D.: Second Language Acquisition and Teaching, University of Arizona
  • M.A.: Sign Language Studies, Special Education, Rehabilitation, and School Psychology, University of Arizona
  • B.A.: Sociology and Deaf Studies, Gallaudet University

Courses Taught

  • Linguistics of ASL
  • American Sign Language I, II, III, IV
  • Deaf History
  • Literature in the Deaf Community
  • Deaf Culture
  • Development of Signed Language and Reading Skills for Deaf Children

Professional/ Research Interests

  • Reading process in deaf children
  • Language acquisition
  • Educational and signed language linguistics
  • Signed Language Pathology
  • Signed Music

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