Kathleen Lynne Lane, PH.D., BCBA-D, CF-L1
School of Education and Human Sciences – Special Education
Roy A. Roberts Distinguished Professor
Kathleen Lynne Lane is a Roy A. Roberts Distinguished Professor in the Department of Special Education at the University of Kansas and Associate Vice Chancellor for Research. Dr. Lane’s research interests focus on designing, implementing, and evaluating comprehensive, integrated, three-tiered (Ci3T) models of prevention to (a) prevent the development of learning and behavior challenges and (b) respond to existing instances, with an emphasis on systematic screening. She is currently past President of the Council for Exceptional Children Division for Research (CEC-DR). She is the co-editor of Remedial and Special Education. Dr. Lane has co-authored 11 books and published 211 refereed journal articles and 42 book chapters. This year, the Council for Exceptional Children honored Dr. Lane for her lifetime of achievement improving outcomes for students with and at risk for emotional and behavioral disorders and the educators who serve them (CEC 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award).