News & Events

Upcoming Events and Happenings

July 3-Sept. 15

Scholar in Residence at Society for Research in Child Development

A new book is in the works

So glad to have two and a half months at SRCD’s offices in Washington, DC to work on a new book proposal. Got to spend time at Howard University and Library of Congress.

Super excited to write this thing. Updates on it coming soon.  

 

October 8

Sesame Workshop

October 17

Cognitive Development Society

Preconference on Children's Political Thinking

My talk: “Children’s beliefs and attitudes about politics and policies: Intersections with gender, ethnicity, and immigration status”

 For the entire program, click here.

 

Presenters:

Christia Spears Brown, University of Kentucky
Andrei Cimpian, New York University
Yarrow Dunham, Yale University
Katherine Kinzler, Cornell University
Michal Reifen Tagar, IDC Herzliya
Marjorie Rhodes, New York University
Steven O. Roberts, Stanford University

October 25

Purdue University

Gender-Based Harassment in Adolescence: The Importance of Macro and Micro Contexts

November 6

University of Virginia

January 16

University of California at San Diego

Past Invited Addresses

March, 2019
Gender empowerment starts at home: How families can promote gender equality. 63rd NGO Commission on the Status of Women (affiliated with United Nations Commission on the Status of Women and UN Women) New York, NY.

February, 2019
Immigrant kids in the U.S.: Perceptions of discrimination, ethnic identity, and attitudes about immigration. Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.

January, 2019
The power of gender stereotypes: The push and pull of parents, peers, and culture.Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.

Women in STEM: Insights from developmental science. American Association of University Women.

Gender-based harassment in adolescence: School contexts and developmental health.Clinical Psychology Brown Bag, University of Kentucky .

November, 2018
The wide lens of discrimination: How a range of negative interactions similarly shape developmental health.University of Maryland.

Gender equality in education. Brookings Institute, Girls’ Education Research and Policy Symposium, Washington, D.C.

Discrimination in adolescence: The role of aggression as a predictor, manifestation, and consequence. Keynote Address at Workshop on Aggression. Psychological University, Berlin, Germany.

October, 2018
Stereotypes, identity, and a sense of belonging. Diversity & Inclusion Forum, College of Business, University of Louisville.

September, 2018
Roots of (In)Equality: Insights from child psychology and education. Behavioral Approaches to Diversity Conference. Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.

June, 2018
Stereotypes, identity, and a sense of belonging. College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky.

March, 2018
Lessons I learned from the women in my life.
Keynote Address at Sarah Bennett Holmes Award Luncheon (March, 2018).

August 2017
Teaching beyond pink and blue. 
Berkeley Carroll School, Brooklyn, NY.

April, 2017
The wide lens of discrimination: How a range of negative interactions similarly shape developmental health. Colloquium at University of Texas at Tyler.

The wide lens of discrimination: How a range of negative interactions similarly shape developmental health. Colloquium at University of North Carolina, Wilmington.

March, 2017
Raising gender nonconforming children in a gender stereotyped world. Colloquiumat Marquette University, Milwaukee.

Raising children free of gender stereotypes: How to nurture self-confident and assertive girls and compassionate and empathetic boys. YWCA of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

The wide lens of discrimination: How a range of negative interactions similarly shape developmental health. Colloquium at University of Louisville.

February, 2017
A conversation about how a range of discrimination experiences shapes development. Arizona State University.

November, 2016
How racial biases shape judgments and perceptions: The impact of social psychology in the courtroom. 30 Years of Batson: A Retrospective. University of Kentucky College of Law.

October, 2016
Raising children free of gender stereotypes: How to nurture self-confident and assertive girls and compassionate and empathetic boys. John F. Kennedy University, Pleasant Hill, CA.

The wide lens of discrimination: How a range of negative interactions similarly shape developmental health. Vaughn Science Lecture Keynote Address. Belmont University, Nashville, TN.

The interaction between sexual orientation and gender typicality in predicting the sexual harassment of adolescent girls. Gender Development Research Conference, San Francisco, CA.

May, 2016
The wide lens of discrimination: How a range of negative interactions similarly shape developmental health. Human Development and Psychology Joint Colloquium, University of California, Los Angeles.

March, 2016
Women in STEM: Insights from Developmental Science. Association of Women in Math, University of Kentucky.

October, 2015
Raising children free of gender stereotypes: How to nurture self-confident and assertive girls and compassionate and empathetic boys. Wellesley Mothers Forum, Boston, MA.

June, 2015
How gender stereotypes lead to gender differences. Kentucky Girls STEM Collaborative Conference.

March, 2015
Using developmental science as tool for advocacy. Presidential Preconference on Equity and Social Justice, Biennial Meeting of Society for Research in Child Development, Philadelphia, PA.