Erica is a graduate of the Department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology. Erica is currently a Postdoctoral fellow at Vanderbilt University, working with Dr. Bethany Rittle-Johnson. Prior to entering graduate school, Erica received her bachelor's of science in Psychology from University of Maryland, College Park, and worked as a lab coordinator for Dr. Geetha Ramani. Additionally, she instructed an adult ESL class for Prince George's County Community College. Her research interests include children's development of early number skills and the nature of parent beliefs regarding their children's math abilities.
Sarah is a graduate of the Department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology. Sarah is currently a Postdoctoral fellow at the University of Chicago, working with Dr. Susan Levine. Prior to returning to school, Sarah earned her M.S. in Clinical Psychology from Loyola University Maryland and worked for three years as a research coordinator and psychology associate at the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore. Sarah is interested in how social interactions and everyday experiences contribute to young children’s cognitive development, particularly in the areas of math and problem solving.