Marilyn Hammond, PhD

Institute for Disability Research, Policy, & Practice
University Center for Excellence in Disabilities
Utah State University
6800 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-6800
Phone: 435-797-3811
Email: [email protected]
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Last Updated: May 07, 2020

Marilyn Hammond

Specialty Resource Contacts: Assistive Technology Alternative Funding
Discipline(s): Family Studies
Education: General
Human Development/Child Development
Disability Studies
AUCD Council Membership: National Training Directors' Council
Community Education Directors' Council
Research: Assistive Technology, Violence and Disability, Interdisciplinary Training, Aging Issues, International Disability Support, Faith and Disabilities, Service and Disabilities, Autism, ADA


Dr. Marilyn Hammond has been working in the disability field for the past twenty years, directing many projects. She has a M.S. in Instructional Technology and a PhD. in Family and Human Development in Education. She is the Executive Director of the Utah Assistive Technology Foundation, one of the most productive alternative financing programs in the nation. Dr. Hammond is the Associate Director of the Interdisciplinary Training Division at the CPD. She serves on the board of several organizations. She has written curriculum for a number of projects and produced over four dozen multi-media programs. Dr. Hammond received a Public Awareness/Media Golden Key award from the Utah Governor's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities and a dozen other national media awards.