The University of Texas at Dallas School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Jessica Carter

Assistant Professor of Practice

Curriculum Vitae


Email: [email protected]
Phone: 214-905-3013
Office: CD_D118
Campus Mail Code: CD


Jessica Carter is a clinical faculty member in the communication disorders program. She teaches a course in preschool assessment and intervention methods and she coordinates the Urban Speech and Language Initiative — a joint effort between UT Dallas and the Dallas Independent School District — and supervises other pediatric practicums. Prior to joining the faculty at UT Dallas, she worked for ten years in the public schools, private practice, and home health. Ms. Carter earned a bachelor’s degree from Hardin-Simmons University and a master’s degree from the University of Texas at Dallas.

Recent and Selected Representative Publications

Carter, J., Rudebusch, J., & Lougeay, J. (2016). UT Dallas Partnership Tackles SLP Shortage in Urban Areas: A fledging program hopes to draw more newly minted SLPs to urban school districts in Dallas. ASHA Leader, 21(7), 34-35.