Rosalie Unterman, PhD, CCC-SLP, TSHH

Associate Professor Emeritus , Speech-Language Pathology

School of Health Sciences

Rosalie Unterman

Dr. Rosalie Unterman was an Associate Professor in the Graduate Program in Speech-Language Pathology. She received her B.A. and M.S. from Brooklyn College/CUNY and her Ph.D. from New York University, with a focus in the area of fluency disorders. Dr. Unterman was the Clinical Director of the Graduate Program, Director of the Touro College Speech and Hearing Center and the Touro University Certification Officer for the New York State Education Department (NYSED) TSSLD teacher certification. She was responsible for overseeing both clinic and externship placements.

Dr. Unterman has more than 35 years of experience as a speech-language pathologist and supervisor of students and clinical fellows in various settings, including early intervention home care, schools, private practice, clinical sites, day treatment facilities, and group homes. She was an adjunct assistant professor at Brooklyn College and supervisor in the Brooklyn College Speech and Hearing Center and was the Director of Speech-Language Pathology at the Lexington Hearing and Speech Center (affiliated with the Lexington School for the Deaf) before coming to SHS.

In addition to her supervisory and administrative responsibilities, Dr. Unterman taught graduate clinical seminars. She holds ASHA certification (CCC-SLP), New York State licensure (NYS-SLP), and NYS certification as a Teacher of Speech & Hearing Handicapped (TSSH). She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), New York State Speech Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA), the Council of Programs in Communication and Science Disorders (CAPCSD), and is a reviewer of CEU offerings for She has presented at ASHA and at NYSSLHA conventions.


  • Ph.D., New York University