Claudia L. Dozier

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Applied Behavioral Science
Associate Professor
Faculty Supervisor of Educare Preschool Program and Little Steps Early Intervention Program (Edna A. Hill Child Development Center)
Primary office:
Dole Human Development Center
Room 4043
University of Kansas
1000 Sunnyside Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66045-7555
Second office:
Haworth Hall
Room 1150


Ph.D., Psychology (Behavior Analysis), University of Florida

M.A., Psychology (Behavior Analysis), University of Nevada, Reno

B.S., Psychology, Florida State University

Teaching Interests

  • Research methods
  • Early childhood education
  • Intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Functional behavioral assessment and function-based intervention
  • Autism intervention
  • Undergraduate research
  • Service learning
  • Research experience program

Research Interests

  • Functional behavioral assessment and function-based intervention
  • Pre-school classroom behavior management
  • Conditioned reinforcement
  • Early childhood education and early intensive behavioral intervention
  • Preference and reinforcer efficacy
ABS Undergraduate Recognition Ceremony

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You MUST fill out this form in order to receive a personalized certificate from the department.

For your name to appear in the program, you must respond by Monday, May 1st at 8:00 a.m.

The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 13th at 9:00 a.m. in the Kansas Union Ballroom.
It is intended for Fall 2016 graduates and candidates for Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 graduation.

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