Faculty & Staff

Sunyoung (Sunny) Kim, PhD

Assistant Professor


Ph.D. Special Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison (Minor: Research Methodology)

M.Ed. Early Childhood Special Education, University of Texas at Austin

Research & Teaching Interests

Dr. Kim's primary research centers on two strands: (a) interventions for social behaviors and peer relationships of students with autism and other developmental disabilities in inclusive environments, and (b) qualitative examinations of cultural responsiveness in evidence-based interventions for children with disabilities and their families, including those from diverse racial/ethnic and linguistic backgrounds.