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Sarah E. Pinkelman, Ph.D.

Sarah E. Pinkelman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: EDUC 328
IconPhone: 435-797-6371
IconEmail: sarah.pinkelman@usu.edu

Biography

Areas of Interest

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Evidence-based Practice
  • Implementation Science
  • Instructional Design
  • Early Childhood Special Education

Biography

Dr. Pinkelman is an Assistant Professor of Special Education and Director of the Research in Education and Behavior Analysis (REBA) Lab. She entered the field as a special education teacher and has over 20 years of experience working with students with disabilities in school, home, and community settings. Dr. Pinkelman earned her Ph.D. in Special Education from the University of Oregon in 2014 under the mentorship of Dr. Rob Horner and her M.S. in Behavior Analysis from the University of North Texas in 2010 under the mentorship of Drs. Shahla Ala’i and Jesus Rosales-Ruiz. She is passionate about evidence-based practice and bridging the research-to-practice gap in schools, prevention, effective implementation, contextually relevant and socially valid interventions, and behavior change that has large-scale impact for children. See her lab website at www.pinkelmanlab.com for more information.