Lisa Vernon-Dotson, Ph. D. ‘03, is the Director of Special Education Programs at the Duquesne University School of Education in the Department of Counseling, Psychology, & Special Education. She has recently earned tenure and was promoted to Associate Professor. She teaches Behavior Disorders, Middle Level Special Education, and Collaboration & Consultation. Recent honors include: Duquesne University Creative Teaching Award (2009) and the Duquesne University Presidential Scholarship (2008).