Psychology in Education

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Understanding Human Development in Education

Our Psychology in Education department is focused on the areas of applied developmental psychology and research methodology. While addressing emerging trends in human development, our faculty bring both a research and practice focus to their work. 

Academic Offerings

Department Affiliations

Research Impact

The faculty members in our Psychology in Education Department produce ground-breaking research that explores human development in education. 

Sources of funding include the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, the Spencer Foundation, the Grable Foundation, Heinz Endowments, the Allegheny County Department of Human Services, and the Hillman Family Foundation.

Faculty Members