Dr. Ayse Dilsad Yakut completed her undergraduate and master’s degree in elementary
education. She completed her doctoral degree in Special Education at the University of
Massachusetts Amherst within four years. She worked as a research assistant and/or teaching assistant during
her doctoral degree. Dr. Yakut worked as a Postdoctoral Clinical Scholar at the Learning Disabilities
Program of Boston Children’s Hospital which has been named #1 pediatric hospital in US.
She has taught undergraduate and graduate level courses both in Turkish and English in
higher education settings.
Specific Learning Disabilities, Measurement and Assessment in Special Education,
Disproportionality in Special Education, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Inclusive Education, Assistive Technologies in Special Education.