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Department Chairperson

Associate Professor

  • Office: Davis Hall, Room 205
  • E-mail: jmbaker@iup.edu
  • Office phone: 724-357-5675

Education

  • B.S. – University of Pittsburgh, 1971 – Psychology
  • M.S. – W. Virginia University, 1975 – Special Education
  • Ph.D. – University of Pittsburgh, 1990 – Special Education

Teaching Areas

  • EDEX 469/569 Education of Students with LD, EBD, and TBI
  • EDEX 222  Methods of Teaching Reading to Students with Disabilities
  • EDEX 481 Children and Adolescent Literature for Differential Instruction

Professional Interests and Certification

Educational services for students with learning and behavior problems

Social and emotional learning with focus on self-awareness and self-regulation

Best practices for teaching reading to students with learning disablities

Research Interests

Dr. Baker’s research explores self-management techniques for students with behavior problems and stress management for teachers.

  • Special Education and Clinical Services Department
  • Davis Hall, Room 203
    570 South Eleventh Street
    Indiana, PA 15705-1087
  • Phone: 724-357-2450
  • Fax: 724-357-7716
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.