faculty experts - child development

Maurissa Abecassis

Assistant Professor- Social Sciences and Education

  • Children's peer relationships
  • Mutual antipathies and enemies among children
  • Sources of violent and aggressive behavior among children
  • Lying and deception in children and adults
Russell Medbery

Assistant Professor- Exercise and Sport Sciences

  • Developmental issues in sport
Darcy Mitchell

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences & Education

  • Child and/or Human Development
  • Children & Families
  • Education
  • Psychology
Courtney Stein

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences & Education

  • Child Development
  • Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Decision Making
  • Development of Abstract Concepts