Current Projects

CohortNameCollege/UniversityDegreeProgramProject Title
2021-2022Allaire, Ted Eastern Michigan UniversityPhD Clinical PsychologyLongitudinal Trajectories of Employment after Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
2021-2022Ameen, QuadiaDelaware State UniversityMaster's Public AdministrationPublic Administration
Examining ABLE Accounts in Delaware
2021-2022Bleach, KellyAntioch UniversityPhDLeadership and ChangeHow People who are Blind or Visually Impaired Experience Relationships in Text-Based Workspaces
2021-2022Borus, MatthewUniversity of ChicagoPhD Sociology and Social Work
Work Messages: Beneficiaries’ Understanding of Work and Social Security Disability Programs
2021-2022Davidson, Amber Temple University PhDSocial and Behavioral Science A Mixed Method Approach to Identify the Impact of COVID-19 on Employment of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Who Receive Social Security Benefits
2021-2022Downey, Angelica Florida Atlantic UniversityPhDSpecial EducationEffects of Remote Audio Coaching on Workplace Communication for College Students with Intellectual Disability
2021-2022Dvir-Djerassi, Asher University of MichiganPhDSociology and Public PolicyWealth Among SSI and SSDI Recipients
2021-2022Glendening, Zach Vanderbilt UniversityPhDCommunity Research & ActionCommunity Dis/affordances and Mobility-Disabled People’s Labor and Social Integration
2021-2022Hurley, Katherine
George Washington UniversityPhD CounselingExploring Employment Experiences for Adults with ASD Who Qualify for Social Security Benefits with Intersectional Marginalized Identities
2021-2022Parsons, Cristina
Colorado State UniversityPhD Occupation and Rehabilitation ScienceThe Impact of COVID-19 on Vocational Rehabilitation Services of Social Security Beneficiaries. An Analysis of RSA-911 Data
2021-2022Presnell, Jade
Indiana UniversityPhDSocial WorkFrom Exclusion to Inclusion and Gainful Employment – Understanding the Perspectives of DSPs as they Support People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
2021-2022Ruppel, Emily
University of California, BerkeleyPhDSociologyStrengths and Limitations of Emergent Employment Program Models for People with Mental Illnesses
2021-2022Schram, Bridgette
Georgia State UniversityDoctoratePublic HealthAssessing the Relationship between Education, Employment, and the Use of Public Supports in Individuals with Disabilities
2021-2022Tang Yan, Catalina
Boston UniversityPhDSocial WorkExploring Structural Barriers and Promoting Factors of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Families in the Transition Planning through Community-Based Participatory Research
2021-2022Vasquez, MichelleUniversity of the Incarnate WordPhDAdult Education, Social Innovation, and EntrepreneurshipDiscovering SSI Benefits, Social Services and Support for Children with Autism: Planning and Taking Action