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Birdie Ganz Professor of Special Education

PH.D., University of Kansas, Special Education, Emphasis in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Challenging Behavior, 2002
M.A.T., Trinity University, 1995
B.A., Humanities, Trinity University, 1994


Areas of Expertise:

    Autism and intellectual and developmental disabilities
    Augmentative and alternative communication
    Caregiver coaching
    Single case experimental design and meta-analysis

Professional Highlights


Honors and Recognition
2019, Outstanding Faculty Mentoring Award; College of Education and Human Development; Texas A&M University2016, Extraordinary Service Award; College of Education and Human Development, Dean’s Development Council; Texas A&M University2015, Outstanding Research Award; Department of Educational Psychology; Texas A&M University2011, William and Sadie Stromberg Faculty Fellowship; College of Education & Human Development; Texas A&M University2010, Teaching Excellence Award; Texas A&M University System2009, Big 12 Faculty Fellow2005-2006
Experience
2014-2023, Professor of Special Education, Texas A&M University2008-2023, Affiliated Faculty, Center on Disability & Development, Texas A&M University2008-2014, Associate Professor of Special Education (with tenure), Texas A&M University2002-2008, Associate Professor of Special Education (with tenure) (2007-2008), Assistant Professor (2002-2007), University of Texas at San Antonio
Memberships
Council for Exceptional Children, Division on Autism and Developmental Disabilities