People

Director

Ellen L. Usher, Lab Director, is an Associate Professor at the University of Kentucky. She received her PhD in Educational Studies from Emory University in 2007. She hold a Master’s in middle grades education (Oglethorpe University) and a Bachelor’s in foreign language education (University of Georgia). She spent six years as an elementary and middle …

Postdocs and Graduate Students

Lab Research Coordinator Xiao-Yin Chen is a Master’s student in the Educational Psychology program at the University of Kentucky, and is working as the P20 Lab Manager. She is from a small town in Appalachia. Yin is one of the longest-standing members of our lab, having joined the lab in her freshman year of college.  Currently, …

Undergraduate Students

Lab Members   Kelsey Corcoran is a senior Psychology major at the University of Kentucky. She is originally from the Chicago suburbs in Illinois. She will be graduating from UK in December 2018 and hopes to begin a specialist degree in School Psychology next fall. Ultimately she would love to end up working in an …

International Visiting Scholars

Roraima A. Costa Filho is a doctoral student in Human Motricity Sciences at the Universidade Estadual Paulista, Rio Claro, Brazil and is graduated with a M.A. at the same institution. He has a degree in Physical Education in 2008 from Centro Universitário Moura Lacerda, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil and in 2015 he obtained a degree of …

Affiliated Faculty

Research Affiliates Student Research Affiliates Practitioner Affiliates and Volunteers

Alumni

We are grateful for the hard work of our lab alumni who often pitch in to help, even off the clock. Graduate Student Alumni Chelsea Adams is currently pursuing her Master of Science degree in Educational Psychology. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Kentucky in 2014 with her B.A. in Psychology. After working …