Lynn A. Barnett-Morris, Ph.D., Associate Professor ▼

Lynn A. Barnett-Morris, Ph.D.


Office phone:

(217) 244-5645

Office fax:

(217) 244-1935

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Ph.D. Educational Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1976

Research and Professional Interests

Professor Barnett's areas of interest include analysis of play and its relation to development; investigation of toys and play spaces as facilitative of play; and resources in research design and statistical analysis.
Professor Barnett's areas of research include theoretical formulation of children's play; intrinsic motivation and rewards; the effects of adult-structured play and extracurricular activities on children's development and interests; and the play of children with special challenges and needs.
See curriculum vitae for information about awards, academic and professional honors, publications, and professional associations and certifications.