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Bonawitz, Ed.D.

Affiliate, Professor

From: United States

At LCC Since: 2023

Key Areas

  • Supporting students with disabilities at an international university
  • Developing systems and supports for students with disabilities at an international university
  • Supporting professionals in Eastern Europe who work with individuals with disabilities


Dr. Katie Bonawitz joins LCC in Spring 2023 bringing 27 years of experience in the field of disabilites. She is a Fulbright Scholar who will help develop supports and services for students with disabilities, as well as faculty training on universal design for learning. Her doctoral research focused on Muslim parents of children with disabilities; she has done extensive training in the area of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Ukraine. She desires to help improve systems in Eastern Europe for individuals with disabilities.