Nicole M. Rodriguez, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Nicole M. Rodriguez, PhD, BCBA-DCenter for Autism Spectrum Disorders
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Phone: 402-559-8863

Professional Summary

Nicole Rodriguez is an Assistant Professor at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the Coordinator of the Early Intervention program at the Munroe Meyer Institute. She received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Florida in 2002 and additional Post-Baccalaureate training in Applied Behavior Analysis at the University of Florida in 2003. In 2004-2006, Dr. Rodriguez worked as a Clinical Specialist at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine’s Kennedy Krieger Institute where she gained valuable clinical and research skills in behavior analysis and the assessment and treatment of severe problem behavior prior to obtaining her Masters of Arts degree in Applied Behavioral Science from the University of Kansas in 2007. She graduated from the doctoral program in Behavior Analysis at Western New England College under the supervision of Dr. Rachel Thompson in June of 2010 and completed her post-doctoral fellowship at the Munroe-Meyer Institute under the mentorship of Dr. Wayne Fisher in the following year. Currently, she specializes in early intervention. She has authored several book chapters and published peer-reviewed research studies in prestigious journals, including the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, the Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, and The Analysis of Verbal Behavior.


Ph.D., Western New England College, Springfield, MA, 2010
M.A., University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 2007
B.S., University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2002
Board Certified Behavior Analyst, 2009

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