Kris Foyil - Faculty & Adjuncts

Kris Foyil, PhD, CCC-SLP

Kris Foyil, PhD, CCC-SLP
Senior Clinical Supervisor of Speech and Hearing Clinic
Applied Associate Professor of Communication Disorders
College of Health Sciences
Communication Sciences and Disorders
918-631-2914 Chapman Center Room 112


PhD – Oklahoma State University MS – University of Tulsa BS – University of Tulsa


Kris Foyil is a Clinical Associate Professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She is the undergraduate academic advisor for Communication Sciences and Disorders and co advisor for the TUSSLHA organization. Dr. Foyil is a member of the Craniofacial Team at the University of Tulsa. She is interested in speech, language, and literacy development of young children. She is a certified member of the American Speech Hearing Association.

Research Interests

Language & Literacy Development in Young Children
Speech Sound Disorders
Developmental Apraxia
Early Intervention

Teaching Interests

Speech Sound Disorders
Clinical Phonetics
Clinical Methods
Language & Literacy Development
Clinical Practicum


Book Reviews

  • Foyil , K. Book Review: Visualizing Speech Sounds: A Tool for the Aspiring or Practicing Speech Language Pathologist. Plural Publishing.


  • Foyil , K. “Chapter Review: Bridging the Gap Between Assessment and Intervention”. Goal Writing for the Speech-Language Pathologist and Special Educator, Jones & Bartlett Learning.

Courses Taught

  • Research and Paper
  • Speech Sound Disorders
  • Clinical Practicum Ii: Speech-Language Pathology
  • Graduate Clinical Practicum
  • Advanced Speech Sound Disorders
  • Clinical Methods
  • Orientation

Professional Affiliations

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Oklahoma Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • American Cleft Palate Association

Awards & Honors

  • ASHA ACE Award
  • Women’s Basketball MVP
  • Oxley College of Health Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award 2021-2022
  • 4th ASHA Awarad for Continuing Edcuation (ACE)
  • National NSSLHA Chapter Advisor–Making Waves Award
  • Oxley College of Health Sciences Teacher of the Year 2016-2017
  • Oxley College of Health Sciences Teaching Award 2015-2016
  • University Ambassadors Senior Dinner Recognition
  • University Faculty Teaching Award 2016-2017
  • Oxley College of Health Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award 2017-2018
  • 3rd ASHA Award for Continuing Education (ACE)
  • University of Tulsa Outstanding Teachers 2017
  • Outstanding Teacher Award