Dr. AnnMarie Knight

Dr. AnnMarie Knight

Assistant Professor of Speech Language Pathology

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AnnMarie Knight, PhD, CCC-SLP is an Assistant Professor in the Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) Program at Columbia College. Dr. Knight joined the faculty in 2017 after working clinically for ten years in the acute care hospital setting. She completed her B.A. in Communications Sciences and Disorders at the University of South Florida and her M.A. and Ph.D. in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Florida.

Her areas of research interest include the study of aphasia and dysphagia in the elderly population and the education of undergraduate and graduate level speech pathologists.

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Convention Planning Committee for South Carolina Speech and Hearing Association. | 2018-19
  • Established Columbia College SLP Day in collaboration with Richland School District Two’s Med Two program to facilitate recruitment of future speech pathology students. | 2018

  • Implemented experiental learning and service learning activities for Columbia College SLP students at National Healthcare Parklane and Lake Carolina Elementary.
 | 2017
  • Implemented an interdisciplinary dysphagia team at Providence Hospital. | 2016


  • Articles written to highlight convention programming for the South Carolina Speech and Hearing Association Newsletter. | 2018
  • Cimino-Knight, A.M., Gonzalez Rothi, Leslie J., He, Ying, & Heilman, K.M. (2017).  Callosal ideomotor apraxia in Alzheimer’s Disease. J Clin Exp Neuropsych, 39 (1), online.