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Teris Kim Schery

Teris Kim Schery, American communication disorders educator. Fulbright Teaching grantee United States Educational Foundation, 1985-1986, grantee Office of Special Education and California State University Systems, 1978-1990.


  • Schery, Teris Kim was born on April 15, 1943 in St. Louis. Daughter of Robert W. and Lois J. (Keller) Schery.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Stanford University, 1965. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Claremont Graduate School, 1980.


    • Clinician, research assistant Institute for Childhood Aphasia, Palo Alto, California, 1966-1970. Program specialist for communication disorders Los Angeles County Superintendent of Schools Office, 1970-1980. Associate professor communication disorders California State University, Los Angeles, 1981-1984, professor communication disorders, 1984-1992.

      Research professor education and human development Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1992-1997. Research professor department hearing and speech science Vanderbilt University Medical School, since 1993, research professor special education, since 1997. Consultant in field, since 1970.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals and chapter to books.


    Fellow American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (vice president clinical affairs 1988-1991). Member California Speech-Language-Hearing Association (certified), Tennessee Association Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists, Council for Exceptional Children, Society Research in Child Development, American Educational Research Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.



    Skiing, travel, wine-tasting, photography, jeeping.


    • Married Mark W. Lipsey, August 14, 1980. Children: Loren Christopher, Marisa Kim.
    • father: Robert W. Schery
    • mother: Lois J. (Keller) Schery
    • spouse: Mark W. Lipsey
    • children: Loren Christopher Schery
    • Marisa Kim Schery
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    Born April 15, 1943
    (age 74)