Kelley Harrison

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Applied Behavioral Science
Assistant Professor of Practice
Primary office:
Dole Human Development Center
Room 4025
University of Kansas
1000 Sunnyside Ave
Lawrence, KS Lawrence, KS 66045-7555


Dr. Kelley Harrison is a board certified behavior analyst who received her Ph.D. from the University of Kansas in Behavioral Psychology in 2018. Following completion of her Ph.D., Kelley completed a post-doctoral fellowship with Trumpet Behavioral Health, a company that provides behavior therapy services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Presently, Kelley is an Assistant Professor of the Practice in the Department of Applied Behavioral Science at the University of Kansas. Kelley’s areas of expertise include the application of behavioral principles to the early childhood education setting, including inclusive classrooms and early intervention classrooms, as well as the assessment and treatment of problem behavior. Her research interests include increasing compliance with heath care routines, increasing communication for individuals with developmental disabilities, and improving early childhood education practices. Kelley also serves as the chair for the Professional Development Board for the Kansas Association for Behavior Analysis.

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