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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.

Research in Action 

Dr. Asia Eaton was interviewed about renewing the push for equality for women in psychology. She spoke to the Monitor on Psychology, a publication of the American Psychological Association, for their April 2019 cover story. 
Dr. Lorraine Bahrick was featured in the FIU Women in Research ADVANCE News for her body of work, which has been supported by continuous funding from the National Institutes of Health since arriving at FIU in 1983.
Dr. Anthony Dick was interviewed about his work on functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scans of brain activity by Quanta Magazine for an article on how the brain links gestures, perception and meaning.