Katherine Loh, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Communication
“I am inspired and guided by the words of John Dewey and Jonathan Kozol. Dewey inspired me to use thought and intellect to connect people with the world around them. While Kozol reminded me that such opportunities may not be available to all and to champion access to education for all.”
Dr. Katherine Loh is an Adjunct Faculty at the Communication Department of Florida Southern College, teaching Fundamentals of Speech and Intercultural Communication. She received her BA from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, her MA from George Mason University, and her Doctorate from American University.
Dr. Loh has more than 20 years of teaching experience. She has taught at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, Towson University, and Polk State College. She was also the Senior Consultant overseeing the Faculty and Staff Development Program at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Loh has been teaching at Florida Southern College for 5 years and is very involve in the community.
Outside of academia, Dr. Loh is the CFO of Lake Myrtle Center for Advanced Dentistry. She also consults with various companies on process improvements, corporate training initiatives, and executive search initiatives.
In her spare time, Dr. Loh is an avid swimmer. She is both a soccer mom and a lacrosse mom. She lives in Auburndale with her husband Henry, her two boys Ben and Alex, 3 rescue dogs and a nice collection of chickens.
Ph.D., Education, American University, Washington, D.C., 2003
M.A., Telecommunications, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, 1995
B.A., Communication Arts, College of Notre Dame of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 1993