Caroline Boyer Ferhat

Assistant Professor, Psychology; Chair, Arts & Behavioral Sciences


Areas of Expertise:

  • Developmental psychology
  • Cognitive and early childhood development


  • Ph.D. in applied developmental psychology with an emphasis in cognitive and early childhood development from George Mason University in May 2011
  • Bachelor of Science, cum laude, in psychology at Ursinus College in 2007

Professional Achievements:

  • Taught psychology at George Mason University, in Fairfax, Va.,  2007-2011


  • American Psychological Association
  • Eastern Psychological Association
  • Association for Psychological Science

Honors and/or awards:

  • Recipient of the Elyse B. and Donald R. Lehman Graduate Student Research award