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Dr. Jeanne M. Donaldson

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Louisiana State University

Contact Information

E-mail: jdonaldson@lsu.edu
Phone: 225-578-4025
Office: 232 Audubon Hall

Brief Biography

Jeanne Donaldson earned her Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Florida and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Kennedy Krieger Institute. Previously, she was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology and Leadership at Texas Tech University. Currently, she is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Louisiana State University. Her research focuses on solving problems common in early childhood and assessing child and adult (typically teacher) preference for interventions. She was the 2018 recipient of the B. F. Skinner Foundation New Applied Researcher Award from APA Division 25. She is currently an Associate Editor at the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis. Dr. Donaldson is a BCBA-D and Licensed Behavior Analyst in the state of Louisiana.

Publications

Undergraduate Opportunities

Undergraduate research assistants will have the opportunity to collect direct observation behavioral data and conduct research sessions with individuals or groups of children. In addition, research assistants will be expected to attend weekly lab meetings, in which the data are presented and relevant research articles are discussed. Students can earn course credit by enrolling in PSYC 2999. Interested students should contact Dr. Jeanne Donaldson at jdonaldson@lsu.edu and request an application.