Sherry Sancibrian

2020 Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient

Sherry Sancibrian is a university distinguished professor and director of the Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology Program at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

A distinguished educator with a record of more than 35 years of impact in the classroom, Sancibrian has been recognized with numerous teaching awards, including the Outstanding Faculty Award from Texas Tech Mortar Board, Omicron Delta Kappa and Delta Delta Delta. A two-time recipient of the President’s Excellence in Teaching Award, she was named a distinguished alumna of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center’s School of Health Professions and the Texas Tech University College of Education. To honor her contributions to the field, the Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association recognized her with the Hall of Fame Award, and the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Student Government Association has presented her the Outstanding Faculty Award 11 times, underscoring her impact in students’ lives.

Sancibrian received both her master’s degree and bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech University.