Campbell Lecture 2019

Living in Pasteur's Quadrant: Can we Link Basic and Applied Research?

Roberta Michnick Golinkoff, Ph.D.
H. Rodney Sharp Professor of Education in the School of Education at the University of Delaware.

Tuesday, October 1
4-5 p.m.

Hallie E. Ford Center for Healthy Children and Families
Bray Conference Room, HFC 115

Free and open to the public. Lecture followed by refreshments.


Dr. Golinkoff’s research focuses on language development, the benefits of play and preschoolers’ early spatial knowledge has resulted in 16 books and hundreds of professional articles.

Her presentation will focus on the need to better translate research into action.

She’s founded and directs the Child’s Play, Learning and Development Lab, whose goal is to understand how children tackle the amazing feat of learning language and much more about their world.

The Cynthia and Duncan Campbell Lecture on Childhood Relationships, Risk and Resilience is presented annually and made possible by Cindy and Duncan Campbell.

If you are unable to join in person, the Campbell Lecture can be viewed live online.


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