Christine Emmons PhD
Associate Research Scientist in the Child Study Center
Christine Emmons, Ph.D. is the Director of Program Evaluation at the School Development Program. She received her B.A. from the University of the West Indies, her M.L.S. from the University of Western Ontario and her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Connecticut in 1993. Dr. Emmons was an elementary teacher and later a librarian in her native Grenada.
As Director of Program Evaluation, Dr. Emmons is responsible for the design and management of the SDP’s research and evaluation program, particularly in the districts involved in systemic reform. Her duties include the development and review of instruments to measure the SDP implementation and outcomes.
Main interests include the impact of psychosocial environment on behavior and learning, the development of mindset, and the role of mindset in behavior stability and change.
Education & Training
- University of the West Indies (1979)
- MAST OTHER
- University of Western Ontario (1984)
- University of Connecticut (1992)