Jami Fisher

Jami on a balcony

Senior LecturerAmerican Sign Language Program Director


Room 345-C, Third Floor, 3401-C Walnut St.

Office Hours
By Appointment

Ed.D., Higher Education, University of Pennsylvania, 2014

M.S. Ed., University of Pennsylvania, 2002

B.A., Colby College, 1997

Research Interests

Documenting and analyzing Philadelphia-area ASL

Sign languages in the linguistic landscape


Pedagogical interests:

Forming and maintaining Academically Based Community Service (ABCS) partnerships and experiences with local deaf community organizations

Global deaf community collaborations with particular emphasis on Italian deaf communities in Rome, Italy.

Integration sign languages of the world into spoken language curricula.