Child and Adolescent Development

  • CADV - Faculty and Staff


The Department faculty distinguish themselves through their academic & professional training, background, and accomplishments across the field of human development. They share their professional expertise and knowledge with their students, the university, and community. Representing innovative ideas, ground-breaking areas of research, connecting theory-to-practice, and a genuine interest in mentoring students, the faculty are recognized and lauded for their work and contributions.


Rosemary Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Kandice S. Grote, Ph.D.

Shu-Sha Angie Guan, Ph.D.

Virginia W. Huynh, Ph.D.

Nancy Miodrag, Ph.D.

Roxanne V. Moschetti, Ph.D.

Joyce Munsch, Ph.D.

Emily E. Russell, Ph.D.

Whitney Scott, Ph.D.

April Z. Taylor, Ph.D.

W. David Wakefield, Ph.D.








Amber Ankowski, Ph.D.

Natsuki Atagi, M.A.

Shira Brill, M.S.

Joyce Marie Brusasco, M.S.

Marissa Colangelo, M.S.W., LCSW

Leslie Echols, Ph.D.

Tracy Ewing, Ph.D.

Linda Garcia, M.S., CCLS

Elizabeth Goldenberg, Ph.D.

Belinda Hammond, M.A., CCLS

Dima Haddad, M.S.W., LCSW

Piljoo Kang, Ph.D.

Jennifer Kriendler, M.S.W., LCSW

Jessica Morales-Chicas, Ph.D.

Renee Ortiz, M.S.W., LCSW

Jo Anne Pandey, Ph.D.