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Soo-Young Hong

Alan T. Seagren Associate Professor in Education

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:


Areas of Expertise:

    Early childhood professional development in the areas of science education and preschool inclusion
    Early childhood interventions and their effects on children's learning

Professional Highlights

Honors and Recognition
2019-2021 Alan T. Seagren Associate Professorship in Education, College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2015, CEHS Distinguished Teaching Award, College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2011, Program Fellow, Research Development Fellows Program (RDFP), Office of Research and Economic Development, University of Nebraska-Lincoln2009, Outstanding Ph.D. student, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, Purdue University
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)