Lauren Lieberman , Ph.D

Distinguished Service Professor
(585) 395-5361
Office: Tuttle North 307


Lauren Lieberman came to SUNY Brockport in 1995. She is a sign language specialist, and her interests include: hiking, camping, canoeing, mountain biking, basketball, and tennis.

She was recently awarded a Global Fulbright Scholarship to start a new Camp Abilities in Ghana, Ireland and in Brazil in the Fall of 2019

She was awarded the Herb Segal Visionary Award from the Olmsted Center in Buffalo.


  • PhD, Orgeon State University In Human Performance, Emphasis in Movement Studies in Disabilities. Minor in Special Education Language: American Sign Language
  • M.S., University of Wisconsin at LaCrosse in Special Physical Education
  • B.S., West Chester University in Health and Physical Education with a concentration in Adapted Physical Education

Areas of Specialty

  • Adapted Physical Education, especially children with sensory impairments

Research Interests

  • Children who are blind, deaf, deaf-blind in physical education
  • Sport recreation
  • Inclusion strategies

Professional Experience

  • Global Fulbright Scholarship recipient - Fall 2019
  • Distinguished Service Professor, SUNY Brockport, 2012 - Present.
  • Professor, SUNY Brockport, 2006 - 2012.
  • Associate Professor, SUNY Brockport 2000 - 2006.
  • Assistant Professor, SUNY Brockport, 1995 - 2000.