Maryellen Liening

Maryellen Liening

Assistant Professor-Clinical


313-577-8885 (fax)

105.4 Prentis
5201 Cass Ave
Detroit, MI 48202


Communication Sciences and Disorders

Maryellen Liening


  • Clinical instructor Wayne State University
  • CEU administrator for The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders 
  • Senior Speech Pathologist Craniofacial Team The Childrens' Hospital of Michigan Detroit


  • DEI Committee
  • Admissions Committee 
  • Search Clinical Faculty 
  • CSD Salary Committee
  • Social Justice Committee 


  • B. A.: Michigan State University; Lansing, MI 198
  • M.A: Wayne State University; Detroit, MI 1984
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence ASHA 1985
  • SLP State of Michigan License Current

Awards and grants

Awards for Continuing Education 1990-current

Other qualifications directly relevant to courses taught

Invited seminars or lectures presented in last five years:

  • Presentationss to Dental Residents at Children’s Hospital of Michigan 
  • Presentation to the Hearing, Speech and Language Department at The Childrens Hospital of Michigan 
  • Presentations to ENT residents at DMC 
  • Presentation to Wayne State School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology
  • Guest Lectures in Intro to Communications Disorders; Neurologic Disorders; Phonetics; Computer Proficiency WSU

Incremental coursework

  • American Speech and Hearing Association member since December 1986-December 2023
  • Special Interest Groups 3,11&5: Speech Science and Oral Facial Disorders; Voice and Voice Disorders; Administration and supervision
  • Michigan Speech and Hearing Association member  January 1987-December 2023

Courses taught by Maryellen Liening

Fall Term 2024 (future)

Spring-Summer Term 2024 (future)

Winter Term 2024 (current)

Fall Term 2023

Spring-Summer Term 2023

Winter Term 2023

Fall Term 2022

Spring-Summer Term 2022

Winter Term 2022