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Joan Beasley Promoted to Research Professor

 The Institute on Disability (IOD) at the University of New Hampshire is proud to announce the appointment of Joan B. Beasley, Ph.D., to research professor. The appointment is granted to faculty who have a background in successful research, marked by maturity and experience that have earned them a... Read More

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