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Professional background

Since August 2014

Professor of Diversity in Education and Development, University of Potsdam


2011 - 2014

Lecturer with Security of Employment in Psychology, University of California at Santa Barbara


2010 - 2011

Visiting Professor, Technical University, Berlin


2005 - 2011

Tenured Associate Professor of Psychology, San Francisco State University


Summer 2002

Visiting Professor, University of Jena


2000 - 2005

Assistant Professor of Psychology, San Francisco State University


1997 - 2000

Postdoctoral Fellow Developmental Psychology, University of Jena, Germany


1992 - 1997

M.A. and Ph.D. Developmental Psychology, Michigan State University


1987 - 1991

B.A. Child Development, University of Minnesota