ABOUT ME

My name is Hailey Gibbs, and I am a graduate student at the University of Maryland College Park, in the department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology.

My research interests pertain to children's curiosity and question-asking behaviors, as well as their developing abilities to determine both information and informant reliability.

EDUCATION

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Children's curiosity and question-asking behaviors

2016- Expected 2021

University of Maryland College Park

Doctoral student (Ph.D.)

Human Development and Quantitative Methodology

Selective trust

Generic language, concepts, and essentialism

2012-2016

Salisbury University

B.A. Psychology

Minor Philosophy

Thomas E. Bellavance Honors

Early development of scientific literacy