IHDSC Seminar Series 2010-2011

Fall 2010


Wednesday, September 29

Lise Eliot, Associate Professor of Neuroscience at The Chicago Medical School of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science

Title: "Brain sex: Truth, fiction and the need for a developmental perspective."

Location: Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South, Room 905

****Time: 11:45am-1:00pm****

[Co-Sponsored with Applied Psychology, Psychological Development]

A light lunch will be served.


Tuesday, October 5

Annette Lareau, Professor of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania

Title:" Parenting as intervention"

Location: Kimball, 246 Greene Street, Lobby.

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

[Co-Sponsored with IES-PIRT & CASSR] 

A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to ihdsc@nyu.edu and please include your  title and affiliation 


Wednesday, October 13

James Griffin, Deputy Branch Chief, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development 

Title
: "The NIH Grant Process: Application, Review & Funding" 

Location: Kimmel Center, 60 washington Square South, 4th Floor, Room 405

Time:
 12:00pm-1:30pm

[Co-Sponsored with IES-PIRT & Office of Research at Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development]

A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to ihdsc@nyu.edu and please include your  title and affiliation    


Tuesday,November 2

Jens Ludwig, Professor of Social Service Administration, Law, and Public Policy,  University of Chicago

Title: "The effect of school desegration on crime "

Location:  Puck, 295 Lafayette Street, 2nd floor, Rudin Forum Room

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

[Co-Sponsored with CASSR]

A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to ihdsc@nyu.edu and please include your title and affiliation


Tuesday, December 7

Mary Dozier, Professor of psychology & Amy E. du Pont Chair of Child Development, University of Delaware

Title: "Intervening with Young Children in the Child Welfare System: Attachment and Biobehavioral Catch-up. "

Location: Pless, 82 Washington Square East, 4th Floor, Payne Room.

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

[Co-Sponsored with Applied Psychology, Developmental]

A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to ihdsc@nyu.edu and please include your title and affiliation

Abstract


Spring 2011


Wednesday, February 2

Nonie Lesaux, Marie and Max Kargman Associate Professor in Human Development and Urban Education Advancement, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Title: "The Science of Children's Language & Reading Development: Using Developmental Research to Inform Intervention"

Location: Pless, 82 Washington Square East, 4th Floor, Payne Room

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

[Co-sponsored with Applied Psychology, Developmental] 


Tuesday, February 8

Sean Cahill, Ph.D.

Title:  "LGBT Health and Education Policy under the 112th Congress"

Location: Kimball Hall Lobby, 246 Greene Street

Time: 11:00am-12:30pm

For more information: (212) 998-5600

Please RSVP: ihdsc@nyu.edu

Light refreshments will be provided.

[Co-sponsored with The Center for Health, Identity, Behavior & Prevention Studies (CHIBPS)]

Abstract


Tuesday, February 15

Arnold Sameroff, Research Professor, The Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan

Title: "The Secrets of Development: Producing Successful Adults"

Location: Pless, 82 Washington Square East, 4th Floor, Payne Room

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

 [Co-Sponsored with Applied Psychology, Developmental and PSI] 

Abstract


Wednesday, March 2

Joe Hotz, Arts and Sciences Professor, Department of Economics, Duke University

Title: "Games Parents & Adolescents Play: Modeling Parenting, Teen Risk-Taking Behaviors & Schooling Achievement"

Location: Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South, Room 802

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

 [Co-Sponsored with CASSR] 

Abstract


Tuesday, April 26

Ajay Chaudry, Director, Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population, The Urban Institute
Carola Suarez-Orozco, Professor of Applied Psychology, Co-Director of Immigration Studies, New York University

Title: "Unauthorized Immigrant Parents and Their Children’s Development"

Location: Pless, 82 Washington Square East, 4th Floor, Payne Room

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm

Abstract


Thursday, April 28

Edward Deci, Professor of Psychology and Gowen Professor in the Social Sciences, University of Rochester

Title: "SDT’s Social Psychology of Rewards, Needs, and Well-being at Home, Work, Play, and Most Everywhere Else"

Location: Kimball Hall, 246 Greene St, Room 607

Time: 11:00am-1:00pm

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