Assistant Clinical Professor, Audiology
Dr. Kathleen Lea is an Assistant Clinical Professor at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. She was born in Montgomery, Alabama and has practiced in Tennessee, Georgia, and Alabama. Dr. Lea earned her Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders and her Master of Communication Disorders in Audiology, from Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. She earned her Doctor of Audiology degree from Salus University. Dr. Lea has worked among Ear, Nose, and Throat Physicians, and has served an eight county territory as an educational audiologist. Currently, Dr. Lea is an Assistant Clinical Professor at Auburn University. She teaches Clinical Methods in Audiology, a graduate course in the administration and interpretation of audiological testing, and has taught Aural Habilitation, also a graduate level course focusing on the importance of early identification of hearing loss and the follow through required. Her clinical interests include pediatric audiology, and the evaluation of exceptional populations.