The Purdue Autism Research Center is a collaborative network of faculty, students, and allies across Purdue’s campus.

If you would like to learn more about the center, please contact Director Dr. Bridgette Kelleher at

Stewardship Opportunities

Our center is entirely funded by generous donations from the Boilermaker community. Examples of past gifts can be found in our 2023 PARC Grant Program brochure. We are very grateful to the families and Boilermakers who have believed in our center and made our mission possible.

To discuss supporting our center, please contact Dr. Bridgette Kelleher at You may also give directly to PARC by selecting the “Purdue Autism Research Center” on the Purdue For Life giving portal.

Hail Purdue!

PARC Director Dr. Bridgette Kelleher studies how telehealth methods can be used to improve assessment and treatment for children with neurodevelopmental conditions and their families.