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Department of Psychology

College of Arts & Sciences

Conceptual and Social-Cognitive Development

Principal Investigator: Dr. Karen Bartsch

University of Wyoming Department of Psychology's Conceptual and Social-Cognitive Development lab

University of Wyoming
Department of Psychology, Dept. 3415
1000 E. University Ave., Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2942

 Dr. Bartsch is actively recruiting prospective graduate students at this time.

Chrissy Wade, as a graduate student in the lab, asks a child when he learned to solve a puzzle in an investigation of young children's recognition of learning events.  Chrissy is now an Assistant Professor in the UW Department of Family and Consumer Science.


Current Research Topics

  • Conceptual development (theory of mind; theory-theory, recognition of learning)

  • Development of social cognition (application to persuasion)

  • Moral development, moral judgement & social reasoning


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Department of Psychology

1000 E University Ave.

Dept. 3415

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-6303

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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