Brigitte Vittrup

Associate Professor of Child Development, Texas Woman's University

Dr. Brigitte Vittrup is an Associate Professor of Child Development at Texas Woman's University where she teaches courses in child development, research methods, and statistics. She holds a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from The University of Texas at Austin, and her research focuses on parent socialization practices (including racial socialization, child guidance & discipline) and media influences on children.

She is a Public Voices Fellow with The OpEd Project.

Experience

  • –present
    Associate Professor of Child Development, Texas Woman's University

Education

  • 2007 
    University of Texas at Austin, Ph.D. / Developmental Psychology