Michael Azios

Assistant Professor
Office: Speech and Hearing Building
Phone: 409-880-8172
Email: mazios@lamar.edu


  • Ph.D. in Applied Language and Speech Sciences, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2017
  • M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Stephen F. Austin State University, 2012
  • B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Old Dominion University, 2006


Stuttering, Other Fluency Disorders, Counseling in Communicative Disorders, Qualitative research methodologies

Board Certification/Licensure

  • American Speech Language-Hearing Association
  • Texas state license

Professional Affiliations

  • American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • Texas Speech and Hearing Association (TSHA)
  • Southeast Texas Speech and Hearing Association (SETSHA)
  • National Stuttering Association

Teaching Experience

  • Introduction to Stuttering and Other Fluency Disorders (undergraduate)
  • Counseling in Speech and Hearing Sciences (undergraduate)
  • Stuttering and Other Fluency Disorders (graduate)

Research Interests

  • The social implications of stuttering within educational institutions
  • Communication partner training with persons who stutter
  • The usefulness of counseling practices in the field of communicative disorders

Recent Publications

  • The SAGE Encyclopedia of Human Communication Sciences and Disorders – “Self- Advocacy” (in press, 2017).
  • Tetnowski, J.A., Tetnowski, J., Denardo, T., Azios, M. (2016). What Conversation Analysis reveals about attitudes towards stuttering by persons who stutter. International Fluency Association Published proceedings, Portugal 2016.
  • Denardo, T., Azios, M., Tetnowski, J. (2016) Successful Stuttering Management in Adolescents Who Stutter. International Fluency Association Published Proceedings, Portugal 2016.