Regular Faculty

Christoper P Cushing
Assistant Professor/Assistant Scientist
785-864-0713
Dole Human Development Center, Room 2011
Florence D. DiGennaro Reed
Associate Professor, Chairperson of the Department of Applied Behavioral Science
785-864-0521
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4020

Dr. Florence DiGennaro Reed, a board certified behavior analyst, received a doctorate in school psychology from Syracuse University. She also completed a clinical post-doctoral fellowship at the Institute for Child Development and a pre-doctoral internship in clinical psychology at the May Center for Education and Neurorehabilitation and the May Center for Child Development. Presently, Florence is an Associate Professor in and Chairperson of the Department of Applied Behavioral Science at the University of Kansas where she directs the Performance Management Laboratory. Her research examines effective and efficient staff training and performance improvement practices. She also conducts translational research in on-campus laboratory facilities. Florence has published articles and book chapters on a variety of topics including training, performance management, assessment, and intervention. She has served on the editorial boards of Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, Journal of Behavioral Education, Behavior Analysis in Practice, The Psychological Record, and School Psychology Review and is an Associate Editor for Journal of Behavioral Education and Behavior Analysis in Practice. Florence is co-editor of two books published through Springer titled Handbook of Crisis Intervention for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities and Bridging the Gap Between Science and Practice in Autism Service Delivery.

Claudia Dozier
Associate Professor, Faculty Supervisor of Educare Preschool Program and Little Steps Early Intervention Program (Edna A. Hill Child Development Center)
785-864-0526
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4043
Paula Fite
Associate Professor of Psychology and Applied Behavioral Science
785-864-1887
Dole Human Development Center, Room 2012
Kansas Health Foundation Professor, LSI Senior Scientist, Kansas Health Foundation Professor of Applied Behavioral Science, Director of the Work Group for Community Health and Development (a WHO/PAHO Collaborating Centre)
785-864-0738
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4058
Professor, Applied Behavioral Science and Senior Scientist, Life Span Institute, Director, Juniper Gardens Children's Project
913-321-3143
Juniper Gardens, Room 307
Professor and Senior Scientist
Dole Human Development Center, Room 2013
David P. Jarmolowicz
Assistant Professor
785-864-0518
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4050
Edward K. Morris
Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
785-864-0519
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4017
Matthew W. Mosconi
Associate Professor, Associate Scientist
Dole Human Development Center
Pamela L. Neidert
Associate Professor
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4023
Derek D. Reed
Associate Professor
785-864-0504
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4048
Michael C. Roberts
Professor, Dean of Graduate Studies Director and Managing Trustee, Madison & Lila Self Graduate Fellowship
785-864-8019
Strong Hall, Room 213
Jan Sheldon
Professor
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4013
James A. Sherman
Professor
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4052
Ric G. Steele
Professor, Director, Clinical Child Psychology Program
785-864-0550
Dole Human Development Center, Room 2010
Eric M. Vernberg
Professor
785-864-3582
Dole Human Development Center, Room 2016
Jomella Watson-Thompson
Associate Professor
785-864-1563
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4001
Glen W. White
Professor
Dole Human Development Center, Room 4001
Thomas Zane
Director of Online Behavior Analysis Programs, Board Certified Behavior Analyst
978-778-4888
4029 Dole Human Development Center

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