Michael Skyer

Michael Skyer

Senior Lecturer
National Technical Institute for the Deaf
Liberal Studies
Master of Science in Secondary Education

2019 Submissions

Journal Paper

Skyer, Michael E. "Bodies in Dependence: A Foucauldian Genealogy of the Americans with Disabilities Acts." Disability Studies Quarterly 39. 3 (2019): 1-33. Web. *

Published Review

Skyer, Michael E. "Injustice in the Absence of Language." Rev. of Glickman, N. S. & Hall, W. C. (2019). Language Deprivation and Deaf Mental Health. New York, NY: Routledge. Softcover. 291 pages. $39.95, ed. Sandy Bowen. Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education 6 Aug. 2019: 1. Web. ∆

Invited Paper

Skyer, Michael E. "The Bright Triad and Five Propositions: Toward a Vygotskian Framework for Deaf Pedagogy and Research." American Annals of the Deaf. (2020). Print. ∆

Group of Poems

Skyer, Michael E. and Gregory Fedorchuk. An Anthology of Emerging Poets (Book), "Fingers Among Fungus," and "In Troll Territory, Now." (Poems). Z Publishing, 2019.

Peer Reviewed/Juried Poster Presentation

Skyer, Michael E. "Confronting Dissensus in Deaf Education Research: Conflicts in Theory and Practice." Proceedings of the Second Biennial Deaf-Engaged Academic Forum (DEAF-ROC). Ed. Stephanie Fingler. Rochester, NY: University of Rochester. £

Internal Reports/Manuscripts/Articles

Skyer, Michael E. "Promise and Problems in MSSE, NTID’s Deaf Education Teacher-Preparation Program: Findings from a Survey on Graduate Students’ Perceptions and Experiences, 2009-2019." [Gerald Bateman]. Rochester: Master of Science in Secondary Education for Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, 10 Jun. 2019. Print. ∆

Manuscripts Submitted for Publication

Skyer, Michael E. and Laura Cochell. "“Aesthetics, Culture, Power: Critical Deaf Pedagogy and the Use of ASL vlogs as Resistance to Audism in Deaf Education Research”." 1 May 2018. TS - typescript (typed). *

Skyer, Michael E. "Being and Deafness: The Ontology of Disablement and the Dialectics of Hearing Loss and Deaf Gain." 20 Jun. 2018. TS - typescript (typed). *

Skyer, Michael E. "Deaf Prosthesiology: Analyzing Function and Form." 25 Mar. 2019. TS - typescript (typed). «

Uninvited Presentations

Skyer, Michael E. "Oh No! Oh Know! Early-Career Deaf Educators Negotiating Knowledge & Experience in Student-Teaching Mentorships Panel Discussion." Partners in Deaf Education (PDE). BOCES. Corning, NY. 9 Nov. 2019. Conference Presentation. £

Skyer, Michael E. "Dissensus in Deaf Research: Scaffolding the Conflicts of Theory and Practice." Association of College Educators – Deaf and Hard of Hearing (ACEDHH) Conference,. ACE DHH. Chicago, IL. 8 Feb. 2019. Conference Presentation. *

Skyer, Michael E. "Deaf Gains in Education." Education & Support Services Personnel (ESSP) 32nd Annual Conference. BOCES. Rome, NY. 3 Nov. 2018. Conference Presentation. *

Skyer, Michael E. "Multimodality in the Digital Environments of Deaf Education (DE2)." International Committee for the History of Technology (ICOHTEC). University of Silesia, Katowice (Śląsk) Poland. Katowice, PL. 23 Jul. 2019. Conference Presentation. *

2018 Submissions

Published Review

Skyer, Michael E. "Critical Cartography: Mapping Deaf Research." Rev. of Approaches to Social Research: The Case of Deaf Studies. Alys Young and Bogusia Temple. Oxford University Press, 2014. 208 pp. $69.00 (hardcover)., by Peter Paul. American Annals of the Deaf 31 Dec. 2018: 158-161. Print. ∆

Published Conference Proceedings

Skyer, Michael E. "Deaf Gains in Education." Proceedings of the 32nd Annual ESSP Conference: The Rising of Partners in Deaf Education. Ed. Aimee Bell. Rome, NY: n.p., 2018. Web. £

Journal Editor

Paul, Peter, ed. American Annals of the Deaf. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University, 2019. Print. ˜

Dissertation/Thesis

Skyer, Michael E. "The Pupil and the Pedagogue: Dissensus in Theorizing Deaf Visual Pedagogy Axiology in the Biosocial Paradigm." Diss. University of Rochester, 2020. Print. ˜

Peer Reviewed/Juried Poster Presentation

Skyer, Michael E. "Deaf Visual Pedagogy: Novel Concepts for Theory, Practice, and Research." Proceedings of the Second Biennial Best Practice in Mainstream Education for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students Conference. Ed. Jessica Trussell. Rochester, NY: n.p.. «

Internal Reports/Manuscripts/Articles

Skyer, Michael E., et al. "Final Report on Gender Inclusivity at the Rochester Institute of Technology." Rochester: Long Range Planning and Environmental Committee, 1 May 2018. Web.

Manuscripts Submitted for Publication

Skyer, Michael E. "Bodies in Dependence: Foucauldian Genealogy of the Americans with Disabilities Acts." 15 Nov. 2018. TS - typescript (typed). *

Skyer, Michael E. "Power, Human Geographies, and Deaf Visual Pedagogy." 18 Oct. 2018. TS - typescript (typed). £

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Skyer, Michael E. "Deaf Gain and Deaf Education: In Theory, In Practice, and Implications for Research." Power Workshop. NTID Office of Professional Development. Rochester, NY. 18 Apr. 2018. Guest Lecture. ∆

2017 Submissions

Peer Reviewed/Juried Poster Presentation

Skyer, Michael E. "Bodies In Dependence: A Foucauldian Genealogy of the Americans with Disabilities Acts of 1990 and 2008." Proceedings of the University of Rochester, 5th Annual Diversity Conference: “Crossroads: An Opportunity for Progress,”. Rochester, NY: n.p.. £

Uninvited Presentations

Skyer, Michael E. "Visual Pedagogy and Ocularcentric Deaf Education: Confluences and Conflicts In Research On Deaf Pedagogy." Inaugural Deaf and Hard of Hearing Scientists Rochester Summer Research Training Institute (RSRTI). Saunders Research Building. University of Rochester, Sunday. RIT and UR. Rochester, NY. 11 Jun. 2017. Poster Session. £

Skyer, Michael E. "Multimodal Deaf Digital Learning Platforms in Higher Education." University of Rochester 8th Annual Diversity Conference Poster Session. University of Rochester. Rochester, NY. 31 Mar. 2017. Poster Session. £

2016 Submissions

Uninvited Presentations

Skyer, Michael E. and Laura Cochell. "Biocultural Deaf Aesthetics: A Critique for a New 21st-Century Deaf Education Mode." NTID Scholarship Symposium II. NTID. Rochester, NY. 21 Jan. 2016. Lecture. £

2015 Submissions

Published Review

Skyer, Michael E. "“Deaf Ecologies.”." Rev. of Review of Deaf Gain: ‘Raising the Stakes for Human Diversity,’, eds. H-D. L. Bauman and J. J. Murray. Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education 20 Aug. 2015: 1. Print. *

2013 Submissions

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Samar, V.J., et al. "Adverse Childhood Conditions May Impair Deaf Adults? Cortical Attention Mechanisms: ERP Evidence." 25th Annual Association for Psychological Science Convention. Association for Psychological Science Convention. Washington,, DC. 23-6 May 2013. Conference Presentation.

Skyer, Michael. "Embracing the Visual Nature of Deaf Education." Council of American Instructors of the Deaf (CAID), "Best Practices in Deaf Education". Council of American Instructors of the Deaf (CAID). Rochester, NY. 24-8 Jun. 2013. Lecture.