Dr. Shamby Polychronis

Shamby Polychronis

Assistant Professor in Special Education
Westminster College

Areas of Expertise

Autism, secondary education, individual rights for people with disabilities, post-school outcomes for students with disabilities, family support services, and teacher education

About Dr. Shamby Polychronis

Shamby Polychronis is an Assistant Professor in the Special Education program at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah. She has experience teaching students with severe disabilities in post-high programs with an emphasis on community-based education. Dr. Polychronis has served on multiple grant projects, co-authored several articles and textbooks, and presented at state and national conferences.

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About Westminster

Westminster is a private, independent, and comprehensive college in Salt Lake City, Utah. Students experience the liberal arts blended with professional programs in an atmosphere dedicated to civic engagement. With the goal of enabling its graduates to live vibrant, just, and successful lives, Westminster provides transformational learning experiences for both undergraduate and graduate students in a truly student-centered environment. Faculty focus on teaching, learning, and developing distinctive, innovative programs, while students thrive on Westminster’s urban Sugar House campus within minutes of the Rocky Mountains.

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