Below are some areas of ongoing research in the Family, Culture, and Development Lab:

Education Neuroscience

Math Brain

Executive Functions

Longitudinal relations between early executive functioning and achievement; Explaining SES influences on parenting and children’s executive functioning


LENA; parenting with digital devices; Longitudinal Data Analysis

Parent Educational Attainment

Adolescent pregnancy’s intergenerational effects; Role of education on the next generation of low-income children

Parenting and the Home Environment

Punitive parenting; Series of papers on the home environment