Research Faculty

Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Timothy R.B. Johnson joined the faculty at U-M in 1993 as the Bates Professor of the Diseases of Women and Children and Chair of Obstetrics and… more

Assistant Professor of Nutritional Sciences, School of Public Health
Dr. Andrew Jones received his Ph.D. in International Nutrition from Cornell University in 2011 where he worked as a Research Associate in the Division of… more

Research Scientist, CHGD
Dr. Niko Kaciroti is a Biostatistician whose primary research interest is in analyzing longitudinal and repeated measures data with missing values. He is currently working… more

Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Dr. Kileny has extensive experience and interest in the relationship between  auditory and speech-language development in infants and children and neurophysiologic events, including middle-latency and… more

Assistant Professor of Psychology
Dr. Kovelman’s research interests are in language and reading development in monolingual and bilingual infants, children, and adults.  Her work includes both typical and atypical… more

Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
Dr. Betsy Lozoff is a behavioral/developmental pediatrician whose research focuses on common nutritional and environmental problems that adversely affect children’s development, especially in resource-poor settings.… more

Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
Dr. Julie Lumeng is a developmental and behavioral pediatrician who studies how social influences on eating behavior and children’s cognitions around food may alter dietary composition and… more

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Dr. Marcus completed both her medical school and training in adult and child psychiatry at the University of Michigan. Her clinical and research interests include… more

Research Associate Professor of Health Behavior & Health Education, School of Public Health
Dr. Alison Miller is a developmental psychologist who studies child bio-behavioral regulation, family processes, and socialcontextual factors in relation to child health and mental health… more

Professor of Psychology
Dr. Chris Monk uses behavioral and neuroimaging methods to examine affective and cognitive processing during adolescent development. In particular, his research focuses on how behavioral… more