- Au.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- M.A., B.Sc. Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
- Hearing technology and audiologic rehabilitation
- Practice development
- Balance/Vestibular assessment
Dr. O’Donnell has been a faculty member of the UNC-Chapel Hill Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences since June 2010 and holds the roles of Clinical Assistant Professor and Clinical Audiologist. Her responsibilities include providing clinical services at the UNC Hearing and Communication Center clinic, supervising clinical practicum for graduate students in audiology and speech language pathology, and teaching graduate courses including a practical class in vestibular assessment.
Dr. O’Donnell is Board Certified with the American Board of Audiology (ABA) and is a fellow in the American Academy of Audiology (AAA). She also maintains certification with the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) and is a licensed audiologist in the state of North Carolina.