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Editorial Board


Editor-in-Chief

Christina Nicolaidis, MD, MPH
Portland State University
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR, USA
autisminadulthood@pdx.edu

Managing Editor 

Karen Cloud-Hansen, PhD
kcloudhansen@liebertpub.com

Associate Editor

Dora Raymaker, PhD*
Portland State University
Portland, OR, USA

Deputy Editors

Teal Benevides, PhD, OTR/L
Augusta University
Augusta, GA, USA

 

Kristen Bottema-Beutel, PhD
Boston College
Boston, MA, USA

 

Eilidh Cage, PhD
University of Stirling
Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom

Sarah Cassidy, PhD
University of Nottingham
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Lisa Croen, PhD
Kaiser Permanente Northern California
Oakland, CA, USA

 

Jac den Houting, PhD*
Macquarie University
Sydney, Australia

Anne Kirby, PhD, OTR/L
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
 

Brenna Maddox, PhD
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC, USA

 

Helen McConachie, PhD
Newcastle University
Newcastle, United Kingdom



Katherine E. McDonald, PhD
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY, USA

 

Noah J. Sasson, PhD
The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, TX, USA

Jennifer Frymiare, PhD
Ursinus College
Collegeville, PA, USA

 

Anna Urbanowicz, PhD
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Melbourne, Australia

Insight Essay Editor

Dora Raymaker, PhD*
Portland State University
Portland, OR, USA

Social Media Editors

Sarah Cassidy, PhD
University of Nottingham
Nottingham, United Kingdom

 
Mirabel Pelton, MS
Coventry University
Coventry, United Kingdom

 
Anna Urbanowicz, PhD
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Melbourne, Australia

Editorial Board

Simon Baron-Cohen, PhD, FBA, FBPsS
Cambridge University
Cambridge, United Kingdom

Julia Bascom*
Autistic Self Advocacy Network
Washington, DC, USA

 

Nancy Cheak-Zamora, PhD
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO, USA

 

Gerri Collins-Bride, RN, MS, ANP, FAAN
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA


James Cusack, PhD*
Autistica
London, United Kingdom



Marc Fabri, PhD
Leeds Beckett University
Leeds, United Kingdom

 

Eric Fombonne, MD
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR, USA



Finn Gardiner, MPP*
Brandeis University
Boston, MA, USA

Morénike Giwa Onaiwu, MA*
Autism Women’s Network
Houston, TX, USA

 

Steven Kapp, PhD*
University of Portsmouth
Portsmouth, United Kingdom

 

Clarissa Kripke, MD
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA

 

Alice A. Kuo, MD, PhD, MBA
UCLA Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Los Angeles, CA, USA

 

Wenn Lawson, PhD*
University of Birmingham
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Kristina Lopez, PhD, MS
Arizona State University
Phoenix, AZ, USA

Kim Musheno, BA
Autism Society of America
Rockville, MD, USA

 

David Nicholas, PhD
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Jeremy Parr, MD
Newcastle University
Newcastle, United Kingdom

Alexia Rattazzi, MD
PANAACEA
Buenos Aires, Argentina

 

Catherine Rice, PhD
Emory Autism Center
Atlanta, GA, USA

Scott Robertson, PhD*
Consultant
Washington, DC, USA

Khalilah Robinson Johnson, PhD, MS
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC, USA

 

Ralph Savarese, PhD
Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA, USA

Stephen Shore, EdD*
Adelphi University
Garden City, NY, USA

Nidhi Singhal, PhD
Action for  Autism
New Dehli, India
 

Kevin Stoddart, PhD
The Redpath Centre
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 

TC Waisman, EdD*
University of Calgary
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 

Akio Wakabayashi, PhD
Chiba University
Chiba, Japan

 

* Editorial Board members bring expertise as researchers, scholars, clinicians, advocates, and/or community leaders. Individuals whose names are followed by an asterisk (*) openly identify as being on the autism spectrum. Many board members also bring personal experience as family members, caregivers, friends, and allies of autistic individuals.
 

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.