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Research Interests

Cognitive Development; spatial cognition, symbolic development, mathematical thinking. Psychology and Education.

Education/Academic qualification

Developmental Psychology, PhD, University of Michigan

… → 1989

Psychology, BS, College of William and Mary

… → 1983

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Grants 2002 2021

Research Output 1988 2019

Spatial ability for university biology education

Castro-Alonso, J. C. & Uttal, D. H., Jan 1 2019, Advances in Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences - Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences, 2018. Springer Verlag, p. 283-291 9 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 785).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Education
Visualization
Experiments

Exploring design trade-offs in incorporating making activities into high school science curriculums

Flanagan-Hall, G. A., Wu, J., Atit, K., Ramey, K. E., Vondracek, M., Jona, K. & Uttal, D. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Proceedings of International Conference of the Learning Sciences, ICLS. 2, 2018-June, p. 961-964 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Curricula
Students
robot
curriculum
physics
Mathematics
Learning
Technology
Transfer (Psychology)
Museums

Steam learning in an in-school makerspace: the role of distributed spatial sensemaking

Ramey, K. E., Stevens, R. & Uttal, D. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Proceedings of International Conference of the Learning Sciences, ICLS. 1, 2018-June, p. 168-175 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Steam
Students
school
learning
coding
6 Citations

The Development of Children's Gender-Science Stereotypes: A Meta-analysis of 5 Decades of U.S. Draw-A-Scientist Studies

Miller, D. I., Nolla, K. M., Eagly, A. H. & Uttal, D. H., Nov 1 2018, In : Child development. 89, 6, p. 1943-1955 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Development
Meta-Analysis
stereotype
female scientist
gender