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Tina Taylor

Title

Associate Dean

Department:

CPSE, Deans

Contact Information

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Office: 301 MCKB

Phone: 801-422-5045

Email: tina_taylorTina@gmail.com@byu.eduphoria

Website: bit.ly/110h_google_scholar

Tina M. Taylor, Ed.D., is a Professor and Associate Dean in the McKay School of Education at Brigham Young University. Dr. Taylor earned her degrees at Illinois State University, Utah State University, and Brigham Young University. Dr. Taylor has worked with individuals with significant disabilities and their families since 1986 as a special educator, consultant, professor, and administrator. She has received numerous awards including the Council for Exceptional Children's Burton Blatt Humanitarian Award and the Autism Society of America's Autism Professional of the Year award. Her academic interests include adaptation of families raising children with disabilities and chronic conditions, children's literature that includes characters with disabilities, and provision of appropriate services to students with disabilities. She has authored 5 books, over 50 book chapters and refereed articles, and has made over 180 professional presentations on topics related to students with disabilities. She enjoys spending time with family and friends -- in the outdoors, playing games, and attending arts events.