Sam Hardy, Associate Professor

Department: Psychology

Vita

Email: sam_hardy@byu.edu

Office: 1040 SWKT

Phone: 801-422-7138

Website

Bio

I am an associate professor in the Department of Psychology at Brigham Young University. I completed my B.S. in Human Development at BYU. Then, I did graduate work in Developmental Psychology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, working under Drs. Marcela Raffaelli and Gustavo Carlo. Following graduate school I worked for two years as a postdoctoral research fellow in Longitudinal Data Analysis and Lifespan Development with Dr. John Nesselroade at the University of Virginia. I joined the faculty at BYU in 2007.

Education

  • PhD in Developmental Psychology from University of Nebraska–Lincoln, 2005
  • MA in Developmental Psychology from University of Nebraska–Lincoln, 2002
  • BS in Human Development/Family Sciences from Brigham Young University, 1999

Research Interests

I am currently focusing on religious and spiritual development in adolescence and young adulthood.