Faculty & Staff

Dr. Lisa Goran
Education Department Chair; MAE Elementary and Special Education

By appointment (lgoran@truman.edu)

*Mon-Wed-Fri 1:00p-3:00p 

*Subject to change due to DESE-required meetings and other professional obligations.

B.H.S. Communication Science and Disorders

M.H.S. Speech-Language Pathology

Ph.D. Special Education

CCC-SLP Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology

Dr. Goran teaches in the Education Department, and works with students in both education and communication disorders.  Dr. Goran earned a PhD in Special Education from the University of Missouri.  She also holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP).  Dr. Goran serves as adjunct faculty in education and special education for the University of Missouri and has many years of experience in special education and speech-language pathology in public schools.  Her research interests have developed from her passion for teaching and include understanding the language-literacy connections and how those influence achievement for students with disabilities, as well as high-quality teacher preparation for both general and special educators.