Dr. Tamar Heller Named UIC Distinguished Professor (IL UCEDD)

August 3, 2015

The Institute on Disability and Human Development (Illinois UCEDD) director and professor Tamar Heller has been named a University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Distinguished Professor.

The appointment, which will endure throughout Tamar's full-time tenure at UIC, is among the highest honors conferred on faculty at UIC; it recognizes an honoree for having made a truly significant impact on his/her field through scholarship, creativity and leadership. Tamar will be celebrated at an event on Oct. 21 , 2015.