That's me at 5 years!
I guess I was destined to become a Rutgers professor!
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Undergraduate Advisor for Psychology (until July 1 2013, Professor Kristin August will be the new Undergrad Adviser)
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Camden Campus
Office: 343 Armitage Hall
Phone: (856) 225-6204
My summer office hours are by appointment only.
I received my B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago and was a postdoctoral fellow at the Institute for Social Research Research Center for Group Dynamics at the University of Michigan with Shinobu Kitayama. I also conducted research at Kyoto University in Japan and the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Germany. I've been on the faculty at Rutgers University in Camden since 2005. I conduct research on a variety of topics at the intersection of cognitive, cultural, developmental and social psychology. Click here to learn more about my most recent research.
Psychology of Childhood; Cultural Psychology; Method and Theory; Cognition, Neuroscience, and Cinema; The Psychology of the Cosmos, Psychology of Humor, Statistics for Social Sciences, Cross-cultural Development and Mental Health, Psychology Through Documentary Film, Introduction to Childhood Studies, Graduate Statistics, Graduate Research Methods, Graduate Developmental Psychology, The Cultural Psychology of Food, Graduate Psychological Science.
Reprints of articles and chapters
My laboratory website
International Studies trip to Japan 2007 International Studies trip to Japan 2009
So you want a letter of recommendation? Read me first!