Nicholaus Noles, Ph.D.
Allison Williams, M.S.
Allison is a graduate student in the Experimental Psychology Ph.D. program working with Dr. Danovitch. She graduated from Rider University in 2017 with a degree in Psychology. Her current research interests include studying how the media and familiar characters influences children's trust and decision making.
Megan Norris, M.A.
Megan is a graduate student in the Experimental Psychology Ph.D. program working with Dr. Noles. She graduated from North Greenville University with her degree in Psychology and received her master's degree from Appalachian State University. Her current interests include studying how children evaluate individuals as potential informants in learning situations.
Lauren Girouard, M.A.
Lauren is a graduate student in the Experimental Psychology PhD program working with Dr. Danovitch. She graduated from Furman University with degrees in Neuroscience and Theatre. She received her Master’s degree from New York University. Her current research interest includes studying the role of technology use in early learning.
Graduate Student Alumni
Catherine McDermott, Ph.D.
Dr. Catherine McDermott graduated from the University of Louisville with her Ph.D. in the Experimental Psychology in 2019. While at UofL, she worked with Dr. Noles studying how children think about social categories and the different social roles that people hold. Dr. McDermott is currently a Post-doctoral Researcher at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand where she continues her research with children.