Visiting Scholars

Miranda Sue TerryMiranda Sue Terry earned her PhD in Community Health from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in 2013. Terry has diverse research interests that span Disability Studies and Gender and Women's Studies, and include accessibility, the intersections of abuse, disability, and health, parental rights of people with disabilities, and policy research, with a specific focus on the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Violence Against Women Act. She has received numerous awards, including the Undergraduate Teaching Award from the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. During her fellowship year at the University at Buffalo, Terry will be working closely with the Family Justice Center (Buffalo, NY) to analyze the health consequences of intimate partner violence among people with disabilities.

Dr. Sandhya LimayeDr. Sandhya Limaye is an Associate Professor in the Centre for Disability Studies and Action and the School of Social Work at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences in Mumbai, India. She will be a Fulbright Research Fellow in the UB Center for Disability Studies for the academic year 2012– 2013. Dr. Limaye’s professional fields of interest include: women with disabilities, youth having parents with disabilities, community education, intervention with people with disabilities and their families, disability rehabilitation research. Dr. Limaye’s CV