PhD Graduate Profile

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Laura Maddux

Education/Degrees
Ph.D., Interpretation, Gallaudet University
M.A., Applied Linguistics, Texas Tech University, Lubbock
B.B.A., General Business/Management, Sam Houston State University, Hunstville
A.A.S., Interpreter Training, Tyler Junior College, Tyler, Texas

Research Interests
Testing methods for teaching interpreters, self-talk in interpreters, interpreting in Turkey.

Dissertation Title
Source Attribution Instructional Methods in ASL-English Interpreter Education

Selected Publications and Presentations
Marks, J., Maddux, L., & Nelson, T. (October, 2014). The essence of our future: Research studies in interpretation by Gallaudet PhD students. Panel presentation at the Conference for Interpreter Trainers. Portland, Oregon.

Maddux, L., & Nicodemus, B. (in press). "The committee in my head": Examining self-talk of American Sign Language-English interpreters. Translation and Interpreting Studies 11(2).

Contact Information
laura.maddux@gmail.com