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Mary Jo Noonan Chair

Interests: students with severe disabilities or autism; early childhood special education; student engagement; culturally responsive intervention

(808) 956-5599

Cherrie Aiona Junior Specialist

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Chantelle Awana Instructor

Interests: Early childhood education ; Inclusion ; Teacher preparation ; Co-teaching

(808) 387-4296

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Tierney Barcarse Instructor

Interests: Special Education Administration, Teacher Preparation, Individualized Education Plan Development and Implementation, Coaching and Mentoring, Educational Systems

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Rhonda Black Professor

Interests: ; Secondary special education, intellectual disability, social and interpersonal relationships, community integration;

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Kimberly Brennan Assistant Professor

Interests: Reading, Behavior, Inclusion, Teaching Diverse Populations, RtI/MTSS, Assesment, Differentiating Instruction, Collaboration

Roxanne Bristol Instructor

Interests: Behavior Analysis;

(808) 956-9200

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Laura Chandler Instructor

Interests: Severe disabilities; Autism; Special eduction reform

(808) 391-9959

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Sara Cook Associate Professor

Interests: Evidence based practices, co-teaching/inclusion, teacher preparation

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Cynthia Farley Instructor

Interests: Teacher education, evidence based practices, mentoring and support of novice special education teachers

(808) 956-7871

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Natalie Haggerty Instructor

Interests: ; Early Literacy Reading Interventions, Mild to Moderate Learning Disabilities, Teacher Preparation

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Amelia Jenkins Professor

Interests: teacher professional development; inclusion; learning disabilities; teacher preparation

(808) 956-7704

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Brian Kajiyama Instructor

Interests: Assistive technology, Universal Design for Learning, disability awareness, Heart of a Warrior scholarship; Student Council for Exceptional Children

(808) 956-7956

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Janet Kim Junior Specialist

Interests: Teacher Shortage; Recruitment and Marketing; Teacher Preparation; Adult Learning; Nontraditional Students

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Steven Klein Junior Specialist

Rockey Knox Assistant Professor

Interests: Transdisciplinary Knowledge Development, Educational Neuroscience, Adolescent Development, Teacher Education

Paul Meng Assistant Professor

Interests: Reading instruction and intervention; Data-based decision making; Integrated academic and behavioral supports; Reading assessment; Racial equity in disciplinary and academic outcomes

(808) 956-0968

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Jennifer Ninci Assistant Professor

Interests: Developmental and intellectual disabilities; Applied behavior analysis; Systems change; Early childhood education; Single-case research design

(808) 956-0489

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Cecily Ornelles Associate Professor

Interests: mild/moderate disabilities, instructional strategies, teacher education

(808) 956-4460

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Shawna Ortogero Assistant Professor

Interests: Special Education Teacher Preparation, Administrative Support in Special Education, Specially Designed Instruction

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Linda Oshita Associate Specialist

Interests: special education teacher preparation, distance education advising

(808) 956-8576

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Kavita Rao Professor

Interests: Assistive and Instructional Technology; Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners; Universal Design for Learning (UDL); Online Learning

(808) 956-3475

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Amber Ray Assistant Professor

Interests: Writing and reading interventions ; Students with high incidence disabilities ; Self-Regulated Strategy Development

(808) 956-2361

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Rachelle Reed Assistant Professor

Interests: Teacher preparation in Special Education; Teacher Preparation in Special Education

(808) 780-2797

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Heather Rogers-Rodrigues Instructor

Interests: Evidence based practices, inclusion, collaboration and consultation, teacher preparation

(808) 956-7956

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David Royer Assistant Professor

Interests: Student-directed individualized education programs (IEPs); Comprehensive, Integrated, Three-Tiered (Ci3T) Models of Prevention; Low-intensity teacher-delivered strategies

(808) 956-8450

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Michael Sheehey Assistant Specialist

Aileen Soma Assistant Specialist

Interests: Teacher Induction and Mentoring, Literacy, Teacher Preparation in Special Education

(808) 956-0970

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Gregory Taylor Assistant Professor

Interests: Behavioral Disorders, Applied Behavior Analysis, Mild/Moderate Disabilities

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Jenny Wells Professor

Interests: autism spectrum disorders, special education teacher education, reading

(808) 956-2946

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Kevin Wilkins Instructor

Interests: elementary and secondary special education; autism spectrum disorders; field supervision; inclusive practices

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Marija Čolić Instructor

Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorder; Quality of Life of Parents of Children with Disability; Stigma

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Kristina Brown Graduate Assistant