Media Rep Contact

Sibyl Kaufman (primary)

Sharon Vaughn

Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education

Phone: +1 512 232 2357

Dr. Sharon Vaughn is the H.E.Hartfelder/Southland Corp Regents Chair of Human Development and executive director of the Meadows Center for Preventing Educational Risk at The University of Texas at Austin. She is the author of more than 10 books and over 100 articles that address issues related to research and practice with learning problems. She has worked nationally and internationally with educators from Japan, Canada, Sweden, Norway, Portugal and Australia.


Learning disabilities; reading problems; self-concept; diverse learners; inclusion practices