Paul Luelmo

University of California San Diego, LEND
San Diego State University - College of Education
Department of Special Education
5500 Campanile Dr, CA 921882
Phone: 619-746-5035
Email: [email protected]
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Last Updated: July 18, 2022


Primary Activity Coordinators: Cultural and Linguistic Responsiveness
Discipline(s): Education/Special Education
Education: General
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
Research: Autism, Latinx, Immigrants, Family, Special Education
Education: Ph.D.


Paul Luelmo, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Special Education in the area of Mild/Moderate disabilities at San Diego State University. His research focuses on addressing inequities in special education by working with families, teachers, and under-resourced racial and ethnic minority communities. His current research projects include a parent-to-parent advocacy intervention employing community-partnered participatory research to address autism service disparities in the Individualized Education Program (IEP). Additionally, he is working on improving special education paraprofessional training and he is currently employing improvement science methods to develop and refine a culturally responsive teacher candidate observation and feedback protocol. Dr. Luelmo is the Equity Implementation Research and Practice Coordinator for the San Diego LEND program. 

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