Faculty

Principal Investigators

Dr. Susan Calkins

sdcalkin@uncg.edu

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Calkins is a Bank of America Excellence Professor for the Department of Human Development & Family Studies and the Department of Psychology at UNC-Greensboro. Her research interests include social and emotional development in infancy and early childhood. She currently has four ongoing collaborative research projects that involve following young children and their families to better understand early development.

 

Dr. Susan Keane spkeane@uncg.edu

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Keane is a Professor of Psychology and the Director of Clinical Training and the Psychology Clinic and UNC-Greensboro. Her research interests include childhood psychopathology and children's social relationships, parent-child interaction, and the etiology, assessment, and treatment of peer rejection and neglect.

 

Dr. Lilly Shanahan  lilly_shanahan@unc.edu

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Shanahan is a Professor of Psychology at UNC-Chapel Hill. Her research interests include family systems and developmental psychopathology in middle childhood, adolescence, and early adulthood.

 

 

  Dr. Marion O’Brien m_obrien@uncg.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. O’Brien is a Professor Emerita in the Human Development & Family Studies at UNC-Greensboro. Her research interests include parenting, child care, and children's social and cognitive development.

 

 

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Jessica Dollar jmdollar@uncg.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Dollar is a Postdoctoral Fellow with the RIGHT Track Project at UNC-Greensboro. Her research interests include the role of children's emotional reactivity and regulation within the context of the caregiving environment in shaping children’s trajectories toward psychological and social adjustment.