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Project Element Element Description

Project Title

Project Title

Preparation of leaders across the lifespan for autism

Principal Investigator

Principal Investigator

Ganz, Jennifer

Description

Description

This project will prepare six doctoral leaders in the area of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) so that they can have the skills to investigate and provide evidence based practices to individuals with ASD and families across their lifespan and in rural communities. METHOD: Activities of this project include: (a) providing expertise in applied behavioral methodology within general and special education learning environments; (b) providing competence in quantitative analysis of single-case research and meta-analysis; (c) producing productive, independent researchers who have connections with senior researchers in autism, behavioral methodology, and transition; and (d) providing key competencies valued in higher education leadership positions (research, grantsmanship, teaching and supervision, and field consultation).

Funder

Funder

Department of Education

Fiscal Year Funding

Fiscal Year Funding

250000

Current Award Period

Current Award Period

2011-2016

Strategic Plan Question

Strategic Plan Question

Question 7: What Other Infrastructure and Surveillance Needs Must Be Met?

Strategic Plan Objective

Strategic Plan Objective

Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 7K. Encourage programs and funding mechanisms that expand the research workforce, enhance interdisciplinary research training, and recruit early-career scientists into the ASD field by 2013. IACC Recommended Budget: $5,000,000 over 3 years.

Project Link

Project Link

Preparation of leaders across the lifespan for autism (External web link)

Institution

Institution

Texas A&M University

State/Country

State/Country

Texas

Project Number

Project Number

H325D110046

Federal or Private?

Federal or Private?

Federal

Received ARRA Funding?

Received ARRA Funding?

No

History/Related Projects

History/Related Projects

Preparation of leaders across the lifespan for autism | 500000 | 2011 | H325D110046
Preparation of leaders across the lifespan for autism | 250000 | 2012 | H325D110046
Preparation of leaders across the lifespan for autism | 250000 | 2014 | H325D110046
Preparation of leaders across the lifespan for autism | 250000 | 2013 | H325D110046

 
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