Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Psychology: Chair and associate professor
Sue Kelley earned her Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh. Her research interests include the development of self; more specifically, the development and early origins of helplessness, perceptions of competence, self-worth, and self-evaluative affect. She is especially interested in relationships between parental beliefs and behavior and child outcomes. Dr. Kelley teaches Introductory Psychology, Educational Psychology, Research Methods, the Psychology of Parenting, and various courses in Developmental Psychology.