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Romel Mackelprang is the Director for the Center for Disability Studies and Universal Access and the Coordinator for the certificate program.

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  • Romel Mackelprang
    Romel Mackelprang
    Professor, Director of Disability Studies
    Senior Hall 233
    Phone: 509.359.6484
    Fax: 509.359.6475

    MSW and DSW University of Utah. Scholarly interests include disability studies and international social work.

  • Ryan Parrey, Ph.D.
    Ryan Parrey, Ph.D.
    Lecturer, Acting Director Disability Studies Certificate Program
    216 Senior Hall
    Phone: (509) 359-6487

    Educational Background
    Ph.D. Disability Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago

    MA Philosophy, University of Toledo

    BA English and Philosophy, Albright College

    Research Interests

    Disability, disability experience, life writing, ethics, gender, phenomenology. 

    Courses Taught

    DSST 310/510 - Disability, Culture, and Society

    DSST 410/510 - Disability as Diversity

    DSST 490 Capstone - Service Learning

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