Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Dr. Sarah Scott

Assistant Professor

Oral Communication Program Director


  • Ph.D., University of Memphis
  • MA, Arkansas State University
  • BA, University of North Carolina-Wilmington

Teaching Specialties

  • Oral Communications
  • Communication Theory
  • Gender Communication
  • Graduate Communication Education
  • Graduate Communication Theory

Research Interests

  • Disability/Ableist Rhetorics
  • Audism
  • Deaf Studies & Sign Language
  • Gender


Scott is an assistant professor of Communication Studies.  Before completing her Ph.D. in communication and rhetoric in 2019, Scott was an instructor at Arkansas State for eleven years.  Scott specializes in disability and ableist rhetorics specifically in the area of Deafness.  Scott currently resides in northeast Arkansas with her husband, Jeremy, their two children, Cameron and Nora, and their furbabies, Sarge and Gabby.

Sarah Scott

Contact Information

P: (870) 972-3280
F: (870) 972-3321


Building: Education/Communication
Room: 364

Alternative Contact

Anita Murray
P: (870) 972-3091