Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

large-scale analysis and policy evaluations addressing education and health disparities affecting students with or at risk for special needs who come from racially, culturally, and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

If you made any changes in Pure, your changes will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research interests

  • educational equity
  • special education
  • special education policy
  • disproportionality

Fingerprint The Fingerprint is created by mining the titles and abstracts of the person's research outputs and projects/funding awards to create an index of weighted terms from discipline-specific thesauri.

  • 11 Similar Profiles
Students Medicine & Life Sciences
Special Education Medicine & Life Sciences
special education Social Sciences
school psychologist Social Sciences
disability Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
school Social Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 2011 2021

Evidence-Based Practice
school psychologist
educational setting

MAP EAC Equity Fellow

Sullivan, A. L.

Indiana University


Project: Research project

low income
Internship and Residency

Research Output 2006 2019

Are school psychologists’ special education eligibility decisions reliable and unbiased? A multi-study experimental investigation

Sullivan, A. L., Sadeh, S. & Houri, A. K., Dec 2019, In : Journal of school psychology. 77, p. 90-109 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Special Education
school psychologist
special education
2 Citations (Scopus)

Discrimination Matters: Relations of Perceived Discrimination to Student Mental Health

Weeks, M. R. & Sullivan, A. L., Sep 1 2019, In : School Mental Health. 11, 3, p. 425-437 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mental Health
mental health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Double Jeopardy? Disproportionality in First Juvenile Court Involvement by Disability Status

Kincaid, A. P. & Sullivan, A. L., Jan 1 2019, In : Exceptional children.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

juvenile court
Odds Ratio
Social Justice
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of child care subsidy on school readiness of young children with or at-risk for special needs

Sullivan, A. L., Thayer, A. J., Farnsworth, E. M. & Susman-Stillman, A. R., Apr 1 2019, In : Early Childhood Research Quarterly. 47, p. 496-506 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

school readiness
Child Care
child care
Propensity Score
2 Citations (Scopus)

IDEA’s Double Bind: A Synthesis of Disproportionality Policy Interpretations

Sullivan, A. L. & Osher, D., Jan 1 2019, In : Exceptional children.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

school policy
federal policy
school system


Are There Too Few Minority Students in Special Education?

Amanda L Sullivan


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment