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  • Kelly M. Munger, PhD
    Kelly M. Munger, PhD
    Adjunct Lecturer
    Senior Hall 233
    Phone: 509.359.6487
    Fax: 509.359.6475

    Dr. Kelly Munger has taught Disability Studies at EWU since 2016. She has a PhD in Disability Studies and an MA in Disability and Human Development (University of Illinois, Chicago). She has an MS in Rehabilitation Counseling (Virginia Commonwealth University). Kelly serves on the board of directors of Access 4 All as well as the Accessible Counties Advisory Commission. Her research and teaching interests include social psychology, stigma, and disability policy.   

  • Ryan Parrey, Ph.D.
    Ryan Parrey, Ph.D.
    233 Senior Hall
    Phone: 509.359.6487
    Fax: 509.359.4568

    Dr. Parrey has taught at EWU since 2015. He is the Disability Studies Program Director. He has a PhD in Disability Studies (University of Illinois, Chicago) and an MA in Philosophy (University of Toledo). He is affiliate faculty in Women & Gender Studies. Ryan serves on the board of  directors for the Society for Disability Studies and is a submissions reviewer for both Disability Studies Quarterly and Review of Disability Studies. His research and teaching center on the intersection of theory and practice to explore lived experience(s) of disability and disablement, disability art and culture, as well as disability in life-writing and popular culture.   

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