Human Development and Family Science

Doctoral Program offered in the College of Education

Focuses on individual growth and development across the lifespan as well as interpersonal interactions within the family context; this concentration also provides advanced study in developmental and family theory; social, emotional, and cognitive development; marriage and family relationships; and diversity in multiple forms and contexts.


  • Selcuk Acar
  • Dana D. Booker
  • Jason Chiang
  • Daphne C. Harris
  • Lauren Kelly