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Area of Expertise: Children's Issues

Alcala, Lucia

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Areas of Knowledge

  • Cross-cultural Psychology
  • Intercultural Education
  • Mayan communities

More Info - Expert: 900

Baker, Jason K.

Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent Studies

Co-Director, Center for Autism

Areas of Knowledge

  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Parent-Child Interaction
  • Parenting
  • Co-parenting
  • Emotion Regulation
  • Psychophysiology

More Info - Expert: 742

Bock, John A.

Professor of Anthropology

Areas of Knowledge

  • Human evolution
  • Southern Africa
  • Botswana
  • Child development
  • Health anthropology
  • Indigenous people and conservations
  • HIV/AIDs epidemic
  • Child and family demography
  • Quantitative methods in anthropology
  • Biocultural anthropology
  • Hunter-gatherers
  • Cross-cultural research
  • Okavango Delta

More Info - Expert: 209

Boutakidis, Ioakim P.

Professor of Child and Adolescent Studies

Areas of Knowledge

  • Ethnic Minority Adolescent Development
  • Mixed Methods- Quantitative + Quantitative Analysis
  • Acculturation, Immigration processes
  • Reducing ethnic minority disparities in college performance and graduation

More Info - Expert: 673

Carrick, Nathalie

Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent Studies

Areas of Knowledge

  • Children's Cognitive Development
  • Children's Imagination and Play
  • Early Child Development

More Info - Expert: 957

Garcia, Joe A.

Asssociate Professor of Human Services

Interim Director for Graduate Studies

Areas of Knowledge

  • ADHD and ODD in children
  • Mental Health Economics
  • Treatment Delivery Evaluations
  • Best Practices in Children's Mental Health

More Info - Expert: 694

Greenberg, Cindy S.

Associate Dean, College of Health and Human Development

Professor of Nursing

Areas of Knowledge

  • Children's health care issues
  • Pain in children

More Info - Expert: 400

Karge, Belinda

Professor of Special Education

Areas of Knowledge

  • Learning disabilities
  • Alternative certification (intern programs)
  • Research based effective teaching
  • Inclusion of children with special needs
  • Curriculum adaptations

More Info - Expert: 253

Keig, Patricia

Associate Professor Emeritus of Elementary and Bilingual Education

Areas of Knowledge

  • science education in the elementary school
  • learning theory
  • gender issues in education
  • dialog (as opposed to debate) in education; controversies
  • sustainability in K-6 curriculum and instruction

More Info - Expert: 575

Ketchum, Karyl E.

Professor of Women and Gender Studies

Chair of Women and Gender Studies

Areas of Knowledge

  • Gender in K-12 Education
  • Queer Studies
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Topics
  • Arabella Huntington
  • Women and Gender Studies
  • transgender-related topics
  • Diversity

More Info - Expert: 703

Leger-Rodriguez, Tiffany N.


Areas of Knowledge

  • Special Education Reading Instruction
  • Special Education Teacher Leadership
  • Special Education Paraeducators
  • Special Education Collaboration
  • Special Education IEP Development

More Info - Expert: 953

Mechanic, Mindy B.

Professor of Psychology

Areas of Knowledge

  • Violence (domestic and homicide)
  • Children and domestic violence
  • Stalking
  • Sexual assault/abuse
  • Victimization
  • Trauma (criminal and non-crime trauma)
  • Trauma and memory
  • Forensic psychology/psychology and law/expert testimony
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder

More Info - Expert: 198

Pineda, Claudia G.

Assistant Professor of Child and Adolescent Studies

Areas of Knowledge

  • Immigrant Youth Adaptation
  • Positive Youth Develoment
  • Mixed-Methods (Qualitative & Quantitative Analysis
  • Acculturation & Ethnic Identity Development
  • Intergroup Relations
  • Heritage After-School Programs

More Info - Expert: 891

Prinsky, Lorraine

Professor Emeritus of Sociology

Areas of Knowledge

  • Juvenile law
  • Juvenile justice
  • Service learning
  • Law
  • Deviant behavior

More Info - Expert: 448

Rodriguez-Valls, Fernando

Professor of Secondary Education

Coordinator, Bilingual Authorization Program

Areas of Knowledge

  • Biliteracy
  • Migrant Education
  • Equity in Education

More Info - Expert: 895

Segal, Nancy L.

Professor of Psychology

Director, Twin Studies Center

Areas of Knowledge

  • Twins
  • Twin studies
  • Adoption research

More Info - Expert: 99

Seidman, Sharon

Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent Studies

Academic Adviser, ECE Coordinator

Areas of Knowledge

  • early care and education access and effects
  • development of young children (ages 0 to 8)
  • early childhood education
  • preschool for all
  • education and training for early childhood professionals
  • universal preschool
  • preschool needs
  • preschool quality

More Info - Expert: 577

Seung, HyeKyeung

Professor and Chair of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Areas of Knowledge

  • language development
  • language development of children with autism
  • language development of chidlren with developmental disorders
  • autism spectrum disorder

More Info - Expert: 524