The Ohio State University
Dr. Nancy Neef is a professor in the College of Education and Human Ecology at The Ohio State University. Her distinguished research career in the area of developmental disabilities and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has substantially impacted research and practice in the field. Her research illustrates both key principles of behavior (e.g., matching law) and a wide array of applications (e.g., to children with behavioral and learning problems). This work has resulted in nearly 50 articles, 20 books, chapters and curricula, and numerous national and international presentations. Dr. Neef's own scholarly contributions have been matched by her support of the research of others, including as editor of the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis and as a member of the editorial boards of 17 journals. She is the 2006 recipient of the American Psychological Association Division 25's Outstanding Applied Research Award.