jill-lockeJill Locke, Ph.D.

Dr. Locke is a Research Assistant Professor in UW Speech & Hearing Sciences. She completed her Ph.D. at UCLA and postdoctoral training at the University of Pennsylvania. Jill’s research interests are in helping find effective ways to help children with autism spectrum disorder make friends and develop social abilities at school. She also studies how schools can keep social skills programs going over the longer term. Jill has conducted her research in the Los Angeles, Philadelphia, and New York public schools.