Karrie A. Shogren, Ph.D. is a Professor in the Department of Special Education, Senior Scientist in the Life Span Institute, and Director of the Kansas University Center on Developmental Disabilities. Dr. Shogren's research focuses on self-determination and systems of support for students with disabilities and she has a specific interest in the contextual factors that impact student outcomes. Dr. Shogren has published over 130 articles in peer-reviewed journals, is the author or co-author of 10 books, and is the lead author of the Self-Determination Inventory System (www.self-determination.org). Dr. Shogren has received grant funding from several sources, including the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) and National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR). Dr. Shogren is co-Editor of Inclusion and Remedial and Special Education.
Ph.D., University of Kansas
M.A., Psychology, University of Dayton
B.S., Psychology , Ohio State University
- Self-determination, intellectual disability, systems of support, transition, research design and analysis
Dr. Shogren's research focuses on self-determination and systems of support for adolescents with disabilities and she has a specific interest in the multiple, nested contextual factors that impact outcomes
- Self-determination, systems of support, intellectual disability, public policy, context