Dr. Michelle Boyer-Pennington

Professor

Dr. Michelle Boyer-Pennington
615-898-5451
(615) 898-5027
Room 201, Jones Hall (JH)
MTSU Box 87, Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Office Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays 1p – 2:30p

Degree Information

  • Ph.D., University of Florida (1995)
  • M.S., University of Florida (1992)
  • B.A., Emory University, GA (1990)

Areas of Expertise

  • Children's event memory
    Language development
    Feminist psychology
    College student retention

Publications

  • Farrar, M. J., & Boyer-Pennington, M. E. (2011). Developmental changes in children’s inductive inferences for biological concepts: Development of essentialist beliefs. Infant and Child Development, 20, 525-539.
  • Boyer-Pennington, M. E., & Edmonds, H. S. (2010, May). Middle school students’ and teachers’ math experiences and attitudes as a function of type of math classroom. Poster presented at the Association of Psychological Science Annual Meeting, B...
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  • Farrar, M. J., & Boyer-Pennington, M. E. (2011). Developmental changes in children’s inductive inferences for biological concepts: Development of essentialist beliefs. Infant and Child Development, 20, 525-539.
  • Boyer-Pennington, M. E., & Edmonds, H. S. (2010, May). Middle school students’ and teachers’ math experiences and attitudes as a function of type of math classroom. Poster presented at the Association of Psychological Science Annual Meeting, Boston, MA. Hurley,
  • E., Boyer-Pennington, M. E., Rust, J. O., & Wallace, M. (2010, March). Sibling relations as a function of parental marital status. Paper presented at the National Association of School Psychologists 2010 Annual Convention. Chicago, IL.

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Awards

  • Honors Faculty Graduate Faculty