Richard Frederick Curlee, American speech and hearing sciences educator, consultant. Certified of clinical competence in speech-language pathology. Board directors Disability Resource Center of Tucson, 1988-1992, president, 1990. Fellow American Speech-Language Hearing Association; member Arizona Speech and Hearing Association (president 1978-1989, honors 1980), International Fluency Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi.
Adjunct assistant professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1967-1971;associate secretary for research and science affairs, American Speech-Language Hearing Association, Bethesda, Maryland., 1971-1975;associate professor speech and hearing science, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1975-1980;professor, U. Arizona, Tucson, since 1980;associate dean Graduate College, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1984-1987. Editor-in-chief Seminars in Speech and language, thieme Medical Publications, New York City, since 1991. Senior scientist Bahill Intelligent Computer Sys., Inc., Tucson, 1989-1993.
Editorial consultant Journal Speech and Hearing Research, 1981-1992,Journal Fluency Disorders, 1989-1994. Associate editor Journal Fluency Disorders, since 1994.
Born July 21, 1935