Strengthening Children's Lives Through Science and Community Engagement

Charles R. Greenwood

Professor of Applied Behavioral Sciences and
Senior Scientist
Primary office:
913 321-3143, ext. 2601
Life Span Institute
Juniper Gardens Children's Project
444 Minnesota Avenue, Suite 300
Kansas City, KS 66101-2914


Research

  • Community-engaged research
  • Impacts of poverty and disability on development
  • Behavioral and educational measurement
  • Behavioral and academic interventions
  • Statistical Methods
  • Technology applications
  • Research Training and Preparation

Selected Publications

Selected Grants

Ongoing Research Support

  1. UA6MC27762 - Carta, (PI), Greenwood, C. (CoPI), and Walker, D. (CoPI) - 09/01/14-08/31/16 - Bridging the Word Gap Research Network
  2. USDE - H327S140024 - Buzhardt (PI), Greenwood, C. (CoPI), and Walker, D. (CoPI) - 09-01/14-08/31/19 - Stepping Up - Implementation of IGDI technology to improve data-based decision making for infants and toddlers with or at-risk disabilities. Website
  3. USDE - R324C080011 - Greenwood (PI) Carta (CoPI) - 07/01/08-06/30/13 - Center for Response to Intervention (RtI) in Early Childhood - CRTIEC website
  4. USDE - H327A110052 - Greenwood (PI) Atwater (CoPI) - 10/01/11-09/30/13 - Phase 2: Effectiveness of Mobile EBASS-Classroom CIRCLE
  5. USDE - R324B120004 - Greenwood (PI) Carta (CoPI) - 03/01/12-01/29/16 - Postdoctoral Research Training Program in Special Education: Response to Intervention (RtI) in Early Childhood
  6. USDE - R324A120365 - Greenwood and Walker (CoPI's) Buzhardt (PI) 0/01/12-06/30/16 - The effects of online decisions making support (the MOD) for home visitors using an RtI approach to promoting the language development of at-risk infants and toddlers
  7. USDE - R324A090283 - Greenwood (CoPI) Linas (PI) - 07/01/09-06/30/13 - Professional Development that is Systematic, focused on Teacher growth, incorporates Coaching, collaboration, cohorts, and increased Knowledge to create Students Success (STICKS) STICKS website

Selected Awards & Honors

  • Professor Charles Greenwood received the Higuchi Award for Applied Science in 2008

What's New
Job Opportunities
  • Assistant Researcher We are seeking one to two assistant researchers (one full-time or two part-time) for the I-Connect Plus project to provide consultation and training in the use of intervention procedures for participants (adolescents and young adults with ASD), their teachers, and service providers; facilitate recruitment, scheduling with school staff, and assist in consent and assent procedures. This researcher(s) will also provide ongoing monitoring and coaching to participants (adolescents and young adults with ASD), their teachers, and service providers in the use of the intervention, among other activities. View the full job posting and apply here
  • Student Hourly Positions We are seeking to fill student hourly positions. These students will be responsible for data collection activities with preschool students and teachers, including administering literacy assessments to children, observing classroom instruction and interactions, and assisting in the preparation and delivery of data reports in the Kansas City Metro area, as well as data management and entry at our offices in downtown Kansas City, Kansas. View the full job posting and apply here.  
 
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