Sunil Bhatia, Professor of Human Development, Chair of Human Development Department

Sunil Bhatia

Professor of Human Development, Chair of Human Development Department

Racial, ethnic and migrant identity in global and transnational cultures • Cultural psychology and narrative theory • Ethnography and qualitative methods


Michelle R. Dunlap, Professor of Human Development, Faculty Ombudsperson 2010-2014

Michelle R. Dunlap

Professor of Human Development, Faculty Ombudsperson 2010-2014

Improving college student coping and skills in community service learning settings • Social and personality development • Contemporary family issues (e.g. single parent families, kinship care families) • Multicultural issues and methods for increasing service provider cultural competency


Jennifer Fredricks, Professor of Human Development, Director of the Holleran Center for Community Action and Public Policy

Jennifer Fredricks

Professor of Human Development, Director of the Holleran Center for Community Action and Public Policy

(On sabbatical 2014-2015 academic year)

Human development • Adolescence • Child and family policy • Social policy • Educational psychology


Loren Marulis, Martha Bennett '73 Assistant Professor of Human Development

Loren Marulis

Martha Bennett '73 Assistant Professor of Human Development

Human development • Early cognitive development • Metacognitive and self-regulatory processes • Early childhood development and education • Educational psychology


Beatrice DeMitte

Associate Director, Connecticut College Children's Program

Kathryn M. O'Connor

Director, Connecticut College Children's Program

Sara Radlinski

Adjunct Professor Emeritus of Human Development, Director Emeritus of the Connecticut College Children's Program

Early childhood special education • Program and staff development in an inclusive early childhood program • Play and development in young children • Supporting families and child care providers of young children

Margaret Sheridan

Martha Bennett '73 Professor Emeritus of Human Development

Play and development • Developmental disabilities • Public spaces and natural settings • Infant massage and touch therapies

Bonnie Allison

Professor Emeritus of Human Development

Eveline Omwake

Professor Emeritus of Human Development

June Patterson

Director Emeritus of the Children's School