Faculty & Staff

Ruth Murdoch


Speech Coordinator

Ruth Murdoch is the Speech Coordinator with the Department of Broadcasting in the Faculty of Communication Studies.

She has diplomas in Speech & Drama from Mount Royal University, The Royal Conservatory of Toronto, Trinity College, London, England and a Diploma in Broadcasting from Mount Royal University.

She has taught Effective Communications, Voice & Diction, and Delivery Techniques for Theatre, and General Education students for many years.

She has been instrumental in the design of a variety of Voice and Speech courses and most recently, completed the development of a degree minor in Speech.

She is a well known speaker, and adjudicator, and is the Lead Examiner for the International Schools Association’s Oral English Examinations, a syllabus of Spoken English examinations which she co-developed and which have been used in South America for the past twenty years.

She is experienced in giving workshops and seminars for educators, business and the community.