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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.


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, California State University, Los Angeles, 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, Vanderbilt University Medical School, since 1997. Consultant in field, since 1970.


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.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, travel, wine-tasting, photography, jeeping.


Married Mark W. Lipsey, August 14, 1980. Children: Loren Christopher, Marisa Kim.