Faculty & Staff

PPriya Shimpi Driscoll Priya Shimpi Driscoll
Associate Professor of Education
Mary and Richard Holland Professorship in Early Childhood Education
Director of Language Development Laboratory

At Mills since 2009

Office: Education 215
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Faculty Office Hours Fall 2017
Days Time Room
1:00-2:00 pm
11:00-12:30 pm
EDUC 215


Spring 2019 Schedule
Days Time Description Room
W 01:00PM-03:30PM EDUC 137/237
Language Development: Literacy
ED 101
TH 01:00PM-03:30PM EDUC 194B/194B
Sr Seminar: Child Development
ED 206
TBA TBA EDUC 450/450/450
Dissertation Research

  • PhD, Developmental Psychology, University of Chicago, 2006
  • BA, Psychology, Indiana University, 2000
Courses Taught
  • EDUC 136: Introduction to Development and Learning in Young Children
  • EDUC 137/237: Child Language Acquisition
  • EDUC 138: Social, Emotional, and Moral Development and Learning
  • EDUC 180/280: Research Seminar in Child Development: Cross-Cultural and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
  • EDUC 192A/192B: Senior Seminar: Child Development II
  • EDUC 294A/294B: Graduate Seminar: Research in Education-ECE
Professional Interests

Communicative, social, and cognitive development in a diversity of learning environments; translating early childhood research into practice; the role of culture and experience in children’s attention and learning

Last Updated: 7/17/18