Dean of Research & Graduate Studies
Louise Hainline is currently Dean of Research and Graduate Studies at Brooklyn College and a Professor in Psychology. She received her BA in Psychology from Brown University and her Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from Harvard University. Her research interests include the development of vision and visual problems in human infants, human cognition in natural settings including how people learn in school settings, and the social psychology of educational achievement in diverse populations. She is PI of a number of grants to improve the diversity of the professoriate in the sciences and in other disciplines. Among other administrative duties, she is the administrator in charge of a major science building renovation project and heads the college’s PKAL Leadership Initiative team.