Gina Kunz, Ph.D. Research Associate Professor, Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools

Gina Kunz is a licensed psychologist with a specialty in school psychology. Her areas of expertise include assessment and treatment of academic and behavioral difficulties of children and youth with various challenges, particularly those with attention deficits such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and students with learning disabilities.

Kunz received her doctorate in psychology with a minor in educational administration from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge in 1999. She held an assistant professor position in pediatrics until June 2000 at the Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) for Genetics and Rehabilitation at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. In her role with MMI, she provided outpatient behavioral services for children and youth and provided school-based consultation for children and youth with academic and behavioral challenges.

Kunz has managed an attention deficit and related disorders diagnostic clinic. In addition, she served to write and secure grants for research and training projects. She held an assistant professor position at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center with the Early Intervention Institute from 2000 to 2003.