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PhD in Developmental Science

Our program uniquely integrates a lifespan orientation with an interdisciplinary focus on both basic and applied developmental science in an international, multicultural urban context. It provides a rich and diverse setting for faculty research and scholarly activities with exceptional opportunities for students to participate in innovative programs of knowledge development.


National landmark study to examine child anxiety treatments

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

The FIU Center for Children and Families has been approved for funding of nearly $3 million by the Patient-Centered Outcomes […]

Dr. Lindsay Malloy TedxFIU- Why teens confess to crimes they didn’t commit

Monday, July 09, 2018

Why do juveniles falsely confess to crimes? What makes them more vulnerable than adults to this shocking, counterintuitive phenomenon? Through […]

Psychology graduate’s sexual health research leads to year abroad in India

Friday, July 06, 2018

Hector Peguero, an FIU Psychology graduate, was recently awarded a Fulbright Student Research Grant for his research project that sought to […]