Office Hours: By appointment only
Affiliated Faculty, Developmental Psychopathology Concentration
My research interests are in the area of developmental psychopathology, and focus on associations between exposure to stressors like interparental conflict and children’s socio-emotional development and adjustment. My research focuses on identifying which children are at greatest risk when exposed to stress. My research also seeks to identify mechanisms underlying the stress-adjustment problems relationship. In addition, my research examines transactional associations between stress and child behavior.
In my laboratory at UVM, I plan to investigate:
Accepting Students Fall 2013
Professor Schermerhorn is especially interested in accepting students who enter the program in the Fall of 2013.