Faculty in Child/Family Development

Pamela A. Schulze, Ph.D.
Professor, Child/Family Development
400-B College of Arts & Sciences
schulze@uakron.edu
330-972-7725

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.
Associate Professor, Child/Family Development
411-A College of Arts & Sciences
szentall@uakron.edu
330-972-6049

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
410-A College of Arts & Sciences
sef2@uakron.edu
330-972-2443

Mr. Jason Chiang
Assistant Professor, Child Development
405 College of Arts & Sciences
jchiang@uakron.edu
330-972-5048


Ms. Jeannette Wade
Assistant Professor
, Family Development
406-A College of Arts & Sciences
jmg126@uakron.edu
330-972-5951


Mrs. Sally Antonucci
Associate Lecturer
, FCS Teacher Education

Erich Merkle, Ph.D.Senior Lecturer, Child Development

Mrs. Theresa Norwood
Senior Lecturer
, Child Development

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

Susan Witt, Ph.D.
Professor, Emeritus,
Child/Family Development