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Specialized Education Services

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Email Address: dlryndak@uncg.edu


  • Ph.D. in Special Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.Ed. in Special Education, University of Vermont
  • B.S. in Education and Special Education, Illinois State University

Research & Publications

  • Severe disabilities
  • Significant cognitive impairment
  • Inclusive education
  • Collaborative teaming
  • Teacher preparation
  • Doctoral preparation
  • School reform
  • International rights of persons with disabilities
  • Disability studies