Kate Mills

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Chair of the Committee for an Inclusive Committee
  • Phone: 541-346-0475
  • Office: 337 Straub Hall
  • Interests: Development, Adolescence, Social Cognition, Social Networks, Environmental Education, Climate Change,
  • Website: Website


Dr. Mills is interested in accepting new doctoral students for Fall 2024. Please contact Dr. Mills if your research interests include measuring social cognitive development in adolescence or examining how children and adolescents are navigating climate change. Please see Dr. Mills' lab website for details about projects and research interests: devbrainlab.org


Selected Publications:

Guazzelli Williamson V & Mills KL (2023). Mentalizing strategies for navigating the social world in adolescence. Infant and Child Development, 32( 1), e2374. https://doi.org/10.1002/icd.2374

Weinstein NY, Whitmore LB, & Mills KL (2022). Individual Differences in Mentalizing Tendencies. Collabra: Psychology, 8(1):37602. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/collabra.37602

Whitmore LB & Mills KL (2022). Co-creating developmental science. Infant and Child Development, 31(1), e2273. https://doi.org/10.1002/icd.2273


See a complete list of Dr. Mills' publications at: Google Scholar