Leah B. Manning, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Founder's Hall G38A
Tuesdays 1–2p,. Wednesdays 9–11am
Dr. Manning received her Ph.D. in the Psychology of Human Development from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York in 2015. Dr. Manning is excited to bring 12 years of experience teaching to Manhattanville as a new faculty as of 2021. Her general research interests are in parent–child dynamics over the lifespan. Her specific interests are in social, emotional, and cognitive development, Dr. Manning also has a background in attachment theory. Her current work looks at the quality of parent–child relationships in older parents and their adult-aged children. Courses taught at Manhattanville include Fundamentals of Psychology and Developmental Psychology: Infancy through Late Childhood.