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Human Development

Welcome to Human Development

Welcome to the Department of Human Development at Teachers College, Columbia University!   

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.

The Department of Human Development is comprised of programs in Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Science in Education, Measurement and Evaluation, and Applied Statistics.

You can explore this web site to find out more about our degree programs and find information on departmental faculty, staff, and students.  Or you can write or visit us at:


‌Department of Human Development
453 Grace Dodge Hall

Teachers College
525 W. 120th St. 
Box 118
New York, NY 10027

Telephone:  (212) 678-4150
Email:  hud1@tc.columbia.edu

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