Kim Ferguson

BA, Knox College. MA, PhD, Cornell University. Special interests include cultural-ecological approaches to infant and child development, children at risk (children in poverty, HIV/AIDS orphans, children in foster care and institutionalized care), health and cognitive development, and development in African contexts. Areas of academic specialization include infant categorization development and the influences of the task, the stimuli used, and infants’ culture, language, and socioeconomic status on their performance; infant face processing in African and American contexts; and relationships between the quality of southern African orphan care contexts and child outcomes. SLC, 2007–

Undergraduate discipline: Psychology

Courses taught in Psychology

Courses taught in Art of Teaching Program

  • Teaching the Environment Summer Program
  • Theories of Development
  • Theories of Development

Courses taught in Child Development Program

  • Language Research Seminar - Graduate

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