PhD Graduate Profile

tamar_nelson
Dr. Tamar Jackson Nelson

Education/Degrees
Ph.D., Interpretation, Gallaudet University
M.A., Interpretation, Gallaudet University
B.S., Health Education, Temple University

Research Interests
LGBTQI interpreting students and consumers, interpreter ethics and responsibilities

Dissertation Title
Preparation by American Sign Language-English Interpreters: Methods, Effectiveness, and Perceptions

Selected Presentations
Nelson, T. J. (2014). Inclusive programs: LGBTQI interpreting students and consumers. Presentation given at the Conference of Interpreter Trainers. Portland, Oregon.

Nelson, T. J. (2014). Interpreter accountability: How do interpreters' choices impact consumers? Presentation given at the Florida Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf. Orlando, Florida.

Nelson, T. J. , & Nelson, A. J. (2014). Sociolinguistic considerations when working with LGBTQI consumers. Presentation given at Bethel College.  Mishawaka, Indiana.

Contact Information
tamar.nelson@gallaudet.edu