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Welcome to the Department of Human Development
Faculty and students in the Department conduct research on fundamental issues in human development, human cognition, and measurement and applied statistics, to increase scientific knowledge in these areas and to help solve educational and social problems.
Current research in the Department emphasizes cognitive approaches to measurement and assessment, learning environments for the digital age, and the cognitive, social, and a neuroscience bases of learning and development.
Measurement, Evaluation, & Statistics
MS, Ed.M, Ed.D, Ph.D
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News from HUD
Edweek reports that Lin's study found that learning about the struggles of famous scientists improves students' science learning.
Barbara Tversky, an internationally recognized cognitive psychologist whose expertise includes spatial language and thinking, event perception and cognition, diagram production and comprehension, and gesture, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
How Saadia Khan (Ed.M. '99, Ed.D. '12) has harnessed positive emotion in education
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Department Chair: Professor James Corter
Contact Person: Lenore Karo, Director of Academic Administration
Phone: (212) 678-3310 * Fax: (212) 678-3837 * Email: email@example.com
Address: 453 Grace Dodge Hall
Box Number: 118