Phone: (619) 594-3498
Fax: (619) 594-4208
Mark Tucker joined the ARPE faculty full-time in 2014 after spending fourteen years with the Interwork Institute at SDSU, where he also taught part-time in the ARPE department. Prior to joining the staff at the Interwork Institute, Mark worked as Program Coordinator for a Southern California-based non-profit agency providing case management, crisis counseling, and vocational planning services. His areas of research interest include examining the associations between postsecondary education or training and vocational rehabilitation outcomes as well as the relationships between individual, contextual, and case-service factors and rehabilitation outcomes of transition-age youth and adults with disabilities.
Mark is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor; he holds a Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from San Diego State University, and a Ph.D. in Human Rehabilitation from the University of Northern Colorado. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Access to Independence, a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, and an ad-hoc reviewer for the Journal of Rehabilitation, and Disability & Rehabilitation.