Lisa Hickman

Lisa Hickman (Associate Professor): Professor Hickman earned her M.A. and Ph.D. in Sociology from The Ohio State University. At Ohio State, she taught a variety of courses including: Sociology of the Family, Sociology of Women, and Child & Society. Her research interests include Child Care, Entry into Kindergarten, and Child Health. She recently was published in the Journal of Family Issues. Her article, entitled "Who Should Care for Our Children? The Effects of Home Versus Center Care on Child Cognition and Social Development" explored the differences in types of child care experienced the year prior to kindergarten, and subsequent cognitive and social outcomes for children as measured in elementary school.


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