Helen A. Kellar Institute for Human disAbility - George Mason University
About Us

The Kellar Institute for Human DisAbilities (KIHd) is an interdisciplinary campus-based organization focusing on improving the lives and productivity of children and adults with disabilities. KIHd combines the resources of the university with local, state, regional, national, public, and private sector agencies and organizations to develop products, services, and programs for persons with disabilities.


The assistive technology lab has two personnel positions to support the activities in the lab. The Two positions are listed below with basic descriptions for each.

Lab Manager: Kristine Neuber


  • Supervise Technical Support Analysts
  • Maintain Schedule
  • Oversee the development and design of the stations
  • Recommend updates to technology and infrastructure
  • Manage support for activities and programs in the lab

Lead Technical Support Analyst: William Tirado


  • Ensure the security of the equipment in the lab
  • prepare computer stations for lab activities
  • Ensure software and hardware is working properly for classes and other activities in the lab
  • Assist students using the computers and equipment in the lab
  • Assist instructors teaching in the lab
  • Troubleshoot technical problems
  • report any technical issues to the lab manager
  • Maintain inventory of equipment and supplies
  • update information on the lab web site