Kansas:
Graduate studies in the psychology of adult development and aging

Following are data on academic programs in the state that provide a specialization in adult development and aging. Data include titles of courses and seminars offered number of faculty with a specialization in adult development and aging, psychology specializations integrated with the study of adult development and aging, administrative organization of the program, availability of assistantships and traineeships in the program, practicum and internship placement opportunities and web addresses and contact persons for the program.

Fort Hays State University (Department of Psychology)

Psychology Specializations Integrated with AD&A: None

Courses and Specialized Seminars Offered: Psychology of Aging, Growing old in a new age

Number of Faculty in AD&A: 0 Full Time, 1 Part Time

Availability of Assistantships in AD&A: None 

Availability of Postdoctoral Opportunities in AD&A: None

Practicum and Internship Placements: None

Other Relevant Information and Comments: 
 
Contact:
Dr. Carol Patrick
Fort Hays State University
Department of Psychology
Hays, KS 67601
Telephone: (785) 628-4403
Email
Website

University of Kansas (Department of Psychology)

State/country: Kansas

Courses and Specialized Seminars Offered: Proseminar in Gerontology

Number of Faculty in AD&A: 5 Full Time, 25+ Part Time

Number of Faculty who are Division 20 members: 1

Number of Division 20 Fellows: 1

Availability of Assistantships in AD&A: Research assistantships on funded projects, Teaching assistantships provided by the Gerontology Center, Graduate Fellowships sponsored by Graduate Studies

Practicum and Internship Placements: None

Other Relevant Information and Comments: Additional resources for students in AD&A include the Institute for Life Span Studies and the Landon Center on Aging at the University of Kansas Medical Center

Contact:
Susan Kemper
Gerontology Center 
3090 Dole Human Development Center
1000 Sunnyside Ave.
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS  66045
Phone: (785) 864-4130
Email 
Website

University of Kansas (Doctoral Program in Gerontology/Graduate Certificate in Gerontology)

Psychology Specializations Integrated with AD&A: Doctoral programs in Cognitive, Developmental, Clinical, Social and Quantitative Psychology, Graduate Certificate in Gerontology

Courses and Specialized Seminars  Offered: Proseminar in Gerontology

Number of Faculty in AD&A: 5 Full Time

Availability of Assistantships in AD&A: Research assistantships on funded projects, Graduate Fellowships sponsored by the Graduate School

Practicum and Internship Program: None

Other Relevant Information: Additional resources for students in AD&A include the Institute for Life Span Studies and the Landon Center on Aging at the University of Kansas Medical Center

Contact:
Susan Kemper
Gerontology Center 
3090 Dole Human Development Center
1000 Sunnyside Ave.
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS  66045
Telephone: (785) 864-4130
Email
Website 

Kansas State University (Department of Psychology)

Psychology Specializations Integrated with AD&A: Developmental, Occupational Health Psychology

Courses and Specialized Seminars Offered: Life Span Personality Development, Occasional Seminars

Number of Faculty in AD&A: 2 Full Time, 0 Part Time

Availability of Assistantships in AD&A: Opportunities exist dependent on individual PI funded research 

Availability of Postdoctoral Opportunities in AD&A: None

Practicum and Internship Placements: None 

Other Relevant Information and Comments: 

Contact:
L. Rappoport
K.S.U.
Department of Psychology
Manhattan, KS  66506
Telephone: (785) 532-0616

Pittsburgh State University (Department of Psychology)

Psychology Specializations Integrated with AD&A: None

Courses and Specialized Seminars Offered: Advanced Developmental Psychology, Adulthood and Aging

Number of Faculty in AD&A: 0 Full Time, 2 Part Time

Availability of Assistantships in AD&A: None

Availability of Postdoctoral Opportunities in AD&A: None

Practicum and Internship Placements: None

Other Relevant Information and Comments: 

Contact:
Dr. David Hurford
Pittsburgh State University
1701 S. Broadway
Pittburgh, KS  66762
Telephone: (316) 235-4534
Email
Website

Spalding University (Department of Psychology)

Psychology Specializations Integrated with AD&A: Health Psychology

Courses and Specialized Seminars Offered: Life Span Development for Health Psychology Students

Number of Faculty in AD&A: 0 Full Time 1 Part Time

Availability of Assistantships in AD&A: Opportunities exist dependent on individual PI funded research.
Contact: Barbara Williams 
 
Availability of Postdoctoral Opportunities in AD&A: None

Practicum and Internship Placements: Clinics, Hospital settings

Other Relevant Information and Comments: We have an APA accredited Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Health Psychology 

Contact:
Larry Freudenberger
Spalding University
Telephone: (502) 585-9911