Lynn S. Liben,
Monograph Matters and the Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development
The Pennsylvania State University
Lynn Liben, Ph.D. studies the development of spatial skills and gender stereotypes. She explores the causes and practical consequences of individual differences in both (e.g., for educational achievements). She served as President of the Society for Research in Child Development and has had extensive editorial experience (e.g., as Editor of Child Development; the Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, and as Chair of SRCD’s Publications Committee).
For more on Dr. Liben’s vision for the Monographs, read the Monographs Editorial Statement.
For Dr. Liben’s comments on Monograph Matters, read the Reflections from the Editor.
Lauren J. Myers,
Lauren J. Myers, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Psychology Department at Lafayette College. She studies children’s understanding of symbolic representations and learning from interactive media. The involvement of undergraduates in research is a cornerstone of her pedagogical goals to support students’ development of curiosity, competence, and resilience across the lifespan. She works with Dr. Liben, monograph authors, and the SRCD Communications team to support the “happy marriage between tradition and innovation” of Dr. Liben’s vision for Monograph Matters.
Follow Dr. Myers on Twitter: @proflaurenmyers