Soo-Young Hong

Soo-Young Hong portrait picture

Soo-Young Hong

Associate Professor

2008 Ph.D., Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University
2004 M.S., Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University
2000 B.S., Child and Family Studies, Yonsei University, South Korea
1998 B.A., Education, Sung-Shin Women’s University, South Korea

Dr. Hong currently supervises student research in the following program areas:

Dr. Hong currently supervises student research in the following program areas:


Areas of Expertise:

    Early childhood professional development in the area of science education
    Early childhood professional development in the area of inclusive education
    Early childhood interventions and their effects on children's learning and development

Professional Highlights

Honors and Recognition
2015, CEHS Distinguished Teaching Award, College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2012-2013, Nominee, CEHS Emerging Research/Creative Award, College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2011-2012, Nominee, CEHS Emerging Research/Creative Award, College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2011-2012, Nominee, Edgerton Junior Faculty Award, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2011, Program Fellow, Research Development Fellows Program (RDFP), Office of Research and Economic Development, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2009-2011 Scholarly Enhancement Program, College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2009, Nominee, Compton Award, Outstanding Ph.D. student, College of Consumer and Family Sciences, Purdue University2009, Outstanding Ph.D. student, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University2007, Student Travel Award, Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD)2005, Student Travel Award, Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD)
Experience
2015 to present, Associate Professor of Child Development/Early Childhood Education, Department of Child, Youth and Family Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2009 to 2015, Assistant Professor of Child Development/Early Childhood Education, Department of Child, Youth and Family Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2008, Limited-term Lecturer, Early Childhood Education and Exceptional Needs, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University2004–2008, Research Project Assessment Coordinator, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University2002–2004, Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University2001-2002, Graduate Assistant Teacher, Child Development Laboratory, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University
Memberships
Faculty Affiliate, Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and SchoolsSociety for Research in Child Development (SRCD)National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)Council for Exceptional Children: Division for Early Childhood (CEC/DEC)Korean Association of Child Studies (KACS)National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)