Sherri L. Sieff, Ph.D.

Clinical Professor, Speech & Language Clinic Coordinator

[Image] Sherri L. Sieff

Enderis Hall, Room 857
Phone: (414) 229-4025
Fax: (414) 229-2620
slsieff@uwm.edu

Department

Communication Sciences & Disorders

Education

  • Ph.D., Special Education, University of Southern California, 1983
  • M.A., Communicative Disorders, University of Southern California, 1974
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Speaker Topics

  • School-age Language Development and Disorders
  • The Role of the Speech-Language Pathologist in Literacy
  • Integrating Reading and Writing with Oral Language Goals

Interests & Expertise

Dr. Sieff's expertise focuses on school-age language development and the assessment and intervention of oral and written language disorders in this population. She is particularly interested in the relationship between oral and written language and the role of the speech-language pathologist in literacy education. She currently supervises graduate students in the on-campus clinic, teaches undergraduate courses integrating articulation and child language theory with the clinical process, and teaches the courses School-age Language and The Role of the Speech-Language Pathologist in Literacy. She has conducted research in child language and student learning and has presented on these topics at local, state, and national levels.