Glenn Fujiura, PhD

Glenn_FujiuraProfessor, Department of Disability and Human Development

Glenn Fujiura is a Professor of Human Development in the Department of Disability and Human Development, College of Applied Health Sciences, where he also served in an administrative capacity as the Associated Dean for Academic Affairs from 2010 to 2012. Prior to his academic career, he worked in work rehabilitation programs, schools, and long-term care residential settings.

He has served as Chair of the U.S. Administration on Developmental Disabilities Commissioner’s Multicultural Advisory Committee, was a 1999 recipient of the National Rehabilitation Association’s Switzer Scholar award, member of the Cultural Diversity Advisory Committee for the National Council on Disability, and as a member of the President’s Committee on Intellectual Disabilities during the Clinton administration. Dr. Fujiura just completed service on the National Academy of Sciences Committee on the External Evaluation of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research. He is the editor-in-chief of the journal, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

Phone: 312-413-1977
Fax: 312-413-4098
Email: Gfujiura@uic.edu

Publications:

Health Status Measurement of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities: Development and Testing of Self Report Health Related Quality of Life. Can be downloaded as a Word Document or a PDF.