Jennifer McComas, Ph.D.
  • Professor of Special Education
  • Rodney S. Wallace Professor for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning
  • Department of Educational Psychology
  • University of Minnesota College of Education and Human Development

Jennifer McComas conducts research in the functional analysis of problem behavior in academic and residential settings, including a data-based approach to studying the processes maintaining desirable and undesirable behavior. She’s received grants for her work from the U.S. Department of Education and the National Institute of Mental Health and has published studies in several prominent journals.

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Articles by Jennifer McComas, Ph.D.

How To Deal With Childhood Problem Behavior

Fri Jul 10, 2015

Anyone who’s been a parent or teacher has undoubtedly had a run-in with what educational psychologists call “childhood problem behavior.” Whether it’s disruptive or destructive, many children in our school […]

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