Marianne Gustafson

Marianne Gustafson
Associate Dean
NTID Curriculum & Special Projects
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Ms. Gustafson was a professor in the Department of Communication Studies and Services and now guides the development, review and approval of NTID’s curriculum actions.

She spearheaded the conversion of NTID’s academic programs and courses from quarters to semesters and also has collaborated with chairs and program directors in the creation, implementation and reporting of student learning outcomes assessment for academic programs, general education and academic support areas. Recent special assignments have included chairing the Working Families Committee, co-chairing the NTID Strategic Decisions 2020 Mid-term Review Committee, and chairing a Middle States Reaccreditation Working Group.

In her discipline area, Ms. Gustafson developed more than 15 communication courses and evaluation instruments, taught more than a dozen courses, and instructed scores of students in speech-language therapy. She has published scholarly articles and presented at many national and international conferences. She is an associate editor of The Volta Review, and received her bachelor’s degree in communication sciences and disorders from Northwestern University and her master’s in education from Syracuse University. She also holds professional certifications related to the speech-language profession.