Human Development and Family Studies

 Fall 2011 Cohort

amy

  • Name: Amy v. Johnson
    Email: aavansch@uncg.edu
    Program of Study: MS
    Education: BS in Human Development and Family Studies (Birth-K),
    University of North Carolina Greensboro.
    Research Interests: Early Childhood Development, Young Children with
    Special Needs, Program Development and Evaluation, Parent-Child
    Interactions, Family Structure.
    Advisor: Dr. Danielle Crosby
    Career Plans: Program Development, Advocacy, Child Care Quality

bridget

  • Name: Bridget Weymouth
  • Email:
  • Program of Study: MS/Ph.D
  • Education: BS in Psychology, University of Washington, 2010
    Research interests: adolescent development in a family context, parent-child relationships and communication
    Advisor: Dr. Buehler
    Career plans: Academia/Research


elizabeth

  • Name: Elizabeth King
  • Email:
  • Program of Study: MS/Ph.D
  • Previous Education: B.A. in Psychology from The Pennsylvania State University, 2011
  • Research interests : Early childhood education, language development, school readiness, attachment.
  • Career Plans: Professor/Research, evaluation and development of child care programs.
  • Advisor: Karen LaParo

 

natalie

  • Name: Natalie Hengstebeck
  • Email:
  • Program of Study: MS/Ph.D
  • Previous Education: B.A. in Psychology, DePaul University, 2011
    Advisor's Name: Dr. Helms
    Career Plans: Researcher/professor and involvement in family policy
    Research Interests: Marriage, family policy, marriage in cultural contexts, effects of macro-level policies on micro-level individuals and families, marital and family dynamics and coping strategies

 

carol

  • Name: Carol Johnston
  • Email:
  • Program of Study: Ph.D
  • Research interests : My career plans include teaching at a university and conducting meaningful research in the field of human development and family studies.
  • Advisor: Anne Fletcher
  • Career Plans: My research interests are varied but center around social capital theory and social networks. I would like to research the role of social capital within multiple populations.
  • Previous Education: Texas Tech University - Restaurant, Hotel, and Institutional Management, B.S.
    Texas Tech University - Human Development and Family Studies, M.S.

 

  • kamilah
  • Name: Kamilah Legette
  • Email: klegete@yahoo.com
  • Program of Study: Ph.D
  • Research interests : Adolescent development and school achievement motivation in at risk youth
  • Advisor: Coard/Hunter
  • Career Plans: Research and Program Development and Implementation
  • Previous Education: BA in Psychology, Spelman College; MA Counselor Education, UNC Charlotte

 

  • Name: Eboynse Mead
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  • Program of Study: LECE
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  • Name: Matthew Greene
  • Email:
  • Program of Study: BKISED
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  • Name: Suzanne Beshears
  • Email:
  • Program of Study: LECE
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brooke

  • Name: Brooke Bennett
  • Email:
  • Program of Study: BKISED
  • Previous Education: Bachelor's in Child Development at Meredith College, NC
  • Career Plans: To work with infants/toddlers with special needs and families.

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