Experts Guide

Welcome to the RIT Experts Guide. Here you will find information on RIT faculty and staff with expertise in a variety of areas. Each profile includes the expert’s credentials and contact information.

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Kim Kurz

Department Chair, ASL and Interpreting Education
Expert in:
5 C's theories and applications
American Sign Language national standards
Educational interpreting

Credentials:
Ph.D., Special Education/Deaf Education; Minor: Speech, Hearing, and Language and ASL Linguistics
MS, career counseling
Author of "Learning Outcomes for American Sign Language Skills: Levels 1-4"
Co-author of the "American Sign Language and Deaf Culture" series
Member of the American Sign Language Standards National Committee

Contact:
Vienna McGrain, University News Services, 585-475-4952 or vienna.carvalho@rit.edu