Faculty in Child/Family Development

Pamela A. Schulze, Ph.D.

Ph.D. (2000) University of Connecticut, Family Studies,
M.A. (1997) University of Connecticut, Human Development & Family Relations
B.A. (1991) Southeastern Louisiana University, Psychology
2004 Certified in Family and Consumer Sciences (CFCS)

Research Interests

  • Child Development
  • Poverty and Family Development
  • Parent-Infant Interaction
  • Cultural Variations in Parenting Beliefs
  • Service Learning
  • Student Self-efficacy


Shannon Zentall, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Ph.D. (2009) University of Notre Dame
M.A. (1999) The Ohio State University
B.A. (1997) Indiana University

Research Interests

  • Parent-Infant Attachments
  • Socio-emotional Development in Infancy and Early Childhood
  • Motivation in Early Childhood
  • Parenting and Marital Adjustment

Sabine Gerhardt, Psy.D., M.A., CFCS 
Associate Professor, Early Childhood Development

Mrs. Sally Antonucci
Visiting College Lecturer, Child & Family Development

Mrs. Theresa Norwood
Visiting College Lecturer, Child Development

David Witt, Ph.D.
Professor, Emeritus
Family Development

Susan Witt, Ph.D.
Professor, Emeritus

Child & Family Development