Adrianna Marie Bagnall

Adrianna Marie Bagnall
Areas of Specialty: 
Historical Sociology, Disability Policy, Expertise
Biographical Note: 

Adrianna Bagnall studied Special Education, Psychology, and Sociology in her undergradute education at Seattle Pacific University where she cultivated an interest in disability policy. She completed her masters' degree in Sociology at Columbia University in 2013. Her masters' research focused on autism policy and local government organization around developmental disability in NYC. 

She is currently researching the historical development of services and policy for adults with developmental disability. Her methods include ethnographic observation, contemporary and historical interviews, and historical document analysis. She is also currently conducting research on the transition out of high school for youth in special education as a participant in the Disability Determination Process Small Grant Program for graduate level researchers. 

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