The CDS is an inter-institutional, multi-disciplinary community of scientists engaged in the advanced study of human development. Guided by the principles of Developmental Science, we recognize the complexity of developmental processes that underlie adjustment, health, and well-being across the phases of life. Through our unique training and research mission, we pursue innovative methods to investigate the biological, cognitive, affective, and social systems that characterize the development of people in a variety of contexts.


square_logoJoin us this Fall on Mondays 2:00-3:15 for the CCHD consortium series on Parenting Adolescents in a Multicultural Context: Defining, Refining, and Extending Theory and Research. Students interested in enrolling in the associated CCHD course should contact Dr. Cathi Propper for more information.