Professor Emeritus, Psychiatry
Associate Director, Nisonger Center
Program Director, Special Education and Transition Services


Research Interests

  • Disability and transition issues
  • Improving digital curricula in high schools (increasing reading achievement, IT literacy, self-determination)
  • Examining education programs to increase employment outcomes

Current Research

Principal investigator of two federally funded education grants designed to improve the academic outcomes of students with disabilities at both the secondary and post-secondary levels.


PhD: The Ohio State University
MA: George Washington University
Fellowship: Mary E. Switzer Fellowship, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research