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Katherine Dolores Seelman

Katherine Dolores Seelman, American institute administrator. Member RESNA, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Public Health Association (Disability Achievement award 1999), Association for Advancement of Science, Society for Disability Studies, Self-Help for Hard of Hearing.

Background

Seelman, Katherine Dolores was born on May 26, 1938 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Frederick George and Loretta (Tetu) Seelman.

Education

Bachelor, Hunter College, 1964. Master of Arts, New York University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1982.

Career

Teacher New York City Schools, 1966-1973. Instructor, researcher New York Institute of Technology, National Science Foundation, New York City, 1973-1975. Project manager National Council Churches, 1976-1982.

Consultant American Association Retired Persons, Washington, 1982-1983. Research scholar Gallaudet University, 1984-1986. Director public education Massachusetts Communications for Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Boston, 1986-1989.

Research specialist National Council on Disability, Washington, 1989-1993. Director program development Administration on Development Disability, 1993-1994. Director National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, since 1994.

Membership

Member RESNA, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Public Health Association (Disability Achievement award 1999), Association for Advancement of Science, Society for Disability Studies, Self-Help for Hard of Hearing.