Ronda Jenson named as the new Arizona University Center on Disabilities (AzUCD) Research Director

October 5, 2017

Ronda Jenson, PhD accepted the offer to a tenured, Associate Professor position with the AzUCD, Institute for Human Development at Northern Arizona University. With that academic rank, she also accepted the title of Research Director. Dr. Jenson comes to the AzUCD from the Missouri UCEDD where she served most recently as the Associate Director of University Partnerships. She has also served in the positions of Director of Research and Director of Interdisciplinary Training while at the Missouri UCEDD.

Dr. Jenson received her doctorate from the University of Kansas in Special Education and Early Childhood. Her research has focused on systems change for improving the quality of inclusive education and community services for children and adults with disabilities.