Michelle Ballan

Michelle Ballan

Michelle Ballan

Assistant Professor of Social Work, Columbia University

Dr. Ballan's research, teaching and service is dedicated to individuals with disabilities.  Her research focuses on prevention and treatment interventions for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  She is the recipient of the prestigious 2010 Columbia University Presidential Teaching Award.  She has received the Texas Excellence Teaching Award, the Services for Students with Disabilities Faculty Award and twice, Columbia students bestowed her with the excellence in teaching award.