College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities

Faculty Bio

Fitzmaurice, Stephen Benjamin

Fitzmaurice, Stephen Benjamin

Position
Assistant Professor of Interpreting

Contact
Office: 148 UC Greenville
Phone: 864-431-7778
Web Site: http://www.clemson.edu/~sfitzma
Email: sfitzma@clemson.edu

Education
M.I.P., Northeastern University

Stephen Fitzmaurice, MIP, CI, CT, NIC:A, NAD V, EIPA 4.5 is an Assistant Professor of Interpreting: American Sign Language (ASL) and lead faculty for the ASL-English Educational Interpreting program. Stephen is a doctoral candidate at Gallaudet University and holds a Masters of Interpreter Pedagogy degree from Northeastern University. Professor Fitzmaurice has earned several national interpreter certifications including: Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Certificate of Interpretation and Certification of Transliteration; National Interpreter Certificate: Advanced; National Association of the Deaf Master Interpreter Certification; and an Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment rating of 4.5. Stephen has worked as a professional ASL-English interpreter for over twenty years and has research interests spanning: second language acquisition; metacognitive processing of interpreters; ASL linguistics; literacy of Deaf children; and educational access via interpreting services.