James Steiger, PhD, is a professor and audiology graduate school coordinator in the Northeast Ohio AuD Consortium at The University of Akron. He has also taught at Nova Southeastern University and Clarion University of Pennsylvania and has worked clinically at the West Palm Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center, where he also served as coordinator of audiology. Dr. Steiger earned his PhD at Kent State University and his MA and BA from Michigan State University.
Dr. Steiger currently teaches courses in audiologic diagnosis, research methods, and hearing and speech science. His publication and presentation topics have included audiologic diagnosis, bone conduction hearing, tinnitus and hyperacusis, psychoacoustics, and professional issues. Dr. Steiger was the lead author of the audiology oath that is recited at white coat and graduation ceremonies across the country.