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Jacqueline Woolley, Chair The University of Texas at Austin, SEA 4.212, Austin, TX 78712 • (512) 475-7596

Faculty List

Developmental Psychology

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Rebecca Bigler

Professor

rebeccabigler28@gmail.com  |  (512) 471-9917  |  SEA 5.250

Education   

Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Interests

  Social cognition in children, gender role development, and racial stereotyping

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Amy Booth

Professor

amybooth@utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, PA
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Jessica Church-Lang

Assistant Professor

church@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-7009  |  SEA 3.230

Education   

Ph.D., Washington University at St. Louis

Interests

  brain networks, development of task control, development of reading, developmental disorders, neuroimaging

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Catharine H Echols

Associate Professor

echols@austin.utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-4879  |  SEA 5.220

Education   

Ph.D., University of Illinois

Interests

  Cognitive development and language acquisition

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Judith H Langlois

Charles and Sarah Seay Regents' Professor, Vice Provost and Dean (Interim)

jlanglois@austin.utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-9916  |  SEA 4.230

Education   

Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Interests

  Developmental psychology, social and personality development, and infancy

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Cristine H Legare

Associate Professor

legare@austin.utexas.edu  |  (512) 232-8044  |  SEA 5.216

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Interests

  Cognitive development, cultural learning, cognitive evolution

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Richard P Meier

Professor

rmeier@mail.utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-1701  |  CLA 4.720

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Interests

  Psycholinguistics, language acquisition, and acquisition of American Sign Language

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Alison R Preston

Associate Professor

apreston@mail.clm.utexas.edu  |  (512) 475-7255  |  NHB 3.352

Education   

Ph.D., Stanford University

Interests

  Cognitive neuroscience of memory, High resolution functional neuroimaging techniques exploring memory processing and interactions with other cognitive processes such as perception, attention, emotion, and decision making

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Jacqueline D Woolley

Professor and Department of Psychology Chair

woolley@austin.utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-5196  |  SEA 4.212

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Interests

  Conceptual development in preschool and elementary school children, concept of mind, and fantasy-reality distinction

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David S Yeager

Assistant Professor

dyeager@utexas.edu  |  SEA 5.224

Education   

Ph.D., Stanford University

Interests

  Social-cognitive development, Motivation, Aggression, Adolescence, Research methodology, and Psychological interventions

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