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Anne Papalia, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Office: 3619 Centennial Hall
Phone: 715-836-2112




Spring 2015 Office Hours:
Monday 3:00-4:30, 5:15-5:45
Tuesday 10:30-11:45
Thursday 2:00-3:45

Ph.D., Penn State University (2000) - Special Education
MS in ED, Alfred University (1989) - Counseling
MS in ED, State University of New York at Geneseo (1988) - Special Education
BS in ED, State University of New York at Geneseo (1985) - Special Education & Elementary Education

Work Experience:

  • Associate Professor Special Education, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI, 2012-Present
  • Assistant Professor Special Education, Millersville University of Pennsylvania, Millersville, PA, 2001-2012
  • Assistant Professor Special Education, Buffalo State College, Buffalo, NY, 2000-2001
  • Instructional Support Team Teacher, K-6, Warren County School District, Warren, PA, 1993-96
  • Special Education Teacher, K-12, Resource Room, Cattaraugus-Allegany Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES), Olean, NY, 1991-93
  • Guidance Counselor, K-12, Jasper-Troupsburg Central School, Jasper, NY, 1990-91
  • Special Education Teacher, K-6, Resource Room, Wayland School District, Wayland, NY, 1986-1989
  • Teacher of the Physcially Challenged, K-4, Wayne-Finger Lakes Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES), Clifton Springs, NY, 1985-86

Instructional Interests:
Learning disabilities, collaboration, effective reading and math instruction for children with mild disabilities

Program Responsibilities:
Learning disabilities program coordinator

Professional Affiliations & Offices Held:
Council for Exceptional Children
Teacher Education Division of the Council for Exceptional Children
American College Personnel Association

Research & Service Interests:
Duane Syndrome, General Education/Special Education collaboration, curriculum-based measurement, use of animal assisted therapy in special education

Hobbies & Personal Interests:
dog training and showing in obedience and agility, exercising, therapy dog reading programs