Kate Doyle | Mount St. Joseph University

Graduate Special Education Program Director, Assistant Professor

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B.S. Early Childhood Education, University of Cincinnati; M.Ed. Special Education, Xavier University; Ph.D. Educational Studies, University of Cincinnati

Expertise: Autism Spectrum Disorder, student behavior needs, paraprofessional training


Kate Doyle is the director of the Master’s of Special Education and an Assistant Professor at Mount St Joseph University in Cincinnati, Ohio. Prior to this role, Dr. Doyle taught in the public school system for 12 years and worked in the adult developmental disability system for 3 years. Dr. Doyle has worked in center based services, home based services, and in the community with individuals with disabilities across the lifespan. Dr. Doyle has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Cincinnati, a Masters in Special Education form Xavier University, and a Ph.D. from the University of Cincinnati in Educational Studies with an emphasis in Special Education. Dr. Doyle is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Dr. Doyle’s research interests include developing interventions for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), students with emotional disabilities, and teacher and paraprofessional training.