Jenna Weglarz-Ward

Jenna Weglarz-Ward, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Early Childhood, Multilingual, and Special Education
CEB 153
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Dr. Weglarz-Ward is honored to be joining UNLV during this exciting time when the university is working hard to be the best it can be both in preparing future professionals and producing innovative and relevant research to help each of our specific fields reach new heights. She hopes to contribute my ability to connect research, policy, and practice in the areas of early childhood and special education and build relationships within and outside the university to make our efforts meaningful to children, families, community members, and professionals.

Research Expertise

Early Childhood Special Education/Early Intervention, Family-centered Practices, Inclusion of Children with Disabilities, Transdisciplinary Collaboration, Translational Research, Personnel Prep & Professional Development