Kathleen McCallops

Expected Graduation: 2023

  • CEHD Dean's Scholar

Contact

kamcca@udel.edu

Specialization(s):

Adolescent Development

Research Interest(s)

Adolescent academic achievement, Transition to adulthood

Kathleen McCallops

Kathleen McCallops is a new Ph.D. student in HDFS and is originally from Hudson, Ohio. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Communication from St. Lawrence University, she spent two years as a college advisor in the Cleveland Public Schools. Kathleen is interested in continuing her work with adolescents and focusing on their academic achievements in high school and their transition to college.

Research Projects

  • Factors that affect juror’s use of inadmissible evidence, 2013-2014
    Senior Year Research Experience Advisor: Dr. Cathy Crosby-Currie, St. Lawrence University

Professional Experience

  • College Access Advisor, AmeriCorps, College Now Greater Cleveland, 2014-2016
  • Assistant Coach, John Jay High School Basketball, 2014-2016
  • Counselor, Cleveland Clinic Summer Treatment Program, 2013

Honors & Awards

  • Graduated with departmental honors and magna sum laude, St. Lawrence University, 2014
  • Psi Chi Service Award, Psychology Department, St. Lawrence University, 2014
  • Susan B. Cady Award, Psychology Department, St. Lawrence University, 2013

Past Education

  • B.S. Psychology; Performance and Communication Arts, St. Lawrence University, 2014
    • Senior honors thesis: Factors that affect juror’s use of inadmissible evidence