Human Development and Family Studies

Susan Calkins, Ph.D.

Bank of America Excellence Professor

Department of Human Development & Family Studies
Department of Psychology

School of Health and Human Sciences
The University of North Carolina Greensboro
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170 PO.Box 26170

Fax: 336.334.5076
Office: Stone 164C


B.A. Psychology (1983)
Wellesley College

Ed.M. Human Development (1984)
Harvard University

Ph.D. Psychology (1990)
University of Maryland


Dr. Susan Calkins

Research Interests

I am interested in social and emotional development in infancy and early childhood. I currently have four ongoing collaborative research projects that involve following young children and their families to better understand early development.
The RIGHT Track Project logo The CAP Project logo

The STAR Project logo

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Child and Family Research Network

For Prospective Graduate Students & Post Doctoral Fellows

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

UNCG Psychology Dept

My Current Students:

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Margaret Whedon Selin Zeytinolgu
Margaret Whedon, M.S.
M.S./Ph.D. Combined Student
Currently working on her Ph.D.
Selin Zeytinoglu, M.S.
Ph.D. Student