Contact Us

General contact information

Mailing address:

Institute of Child Development
51 East River Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Lab contact:

Lab phone: (612) 624-0075
Lab fax: (612) 624-6373

Director Kathleen M. Thomas:

Voice: (612) 625-3389

Current graduate students

Current graduate students can contact Dr. Thomas via email at or by phone at (612) 625-3389.

Future graduate students

Prospective graduate students who are interested in applying for the Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology through the Institute of Child Development at the University of Minnesota can obtain more information at the graduate admissions website for ICD.

Research participation

Individuals interested in participating in studies at the CDN Lab may visit the research participation page for further information.

Requests for publications

If you would like a pdf file of articles, book chapters, or abstracts, email Jennifer Wenner at and specify the publication citation.

Undergraduate student opportunities

Undergraduates who are interested in getting involved in directed research being conducted in our lab or who are interested in participating in the UROP program with Dr. Thomas may fill out and submit the online undergraduate form.