Dr. Joan E. Test


Childhood Ed and Family Studies

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Childhood Ed and Family Studies
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • EdD, 1988, Harvard University       
  • EdM, 1982, Harvard University
  • BA, 1978, Tufts University


  • CFD 255 Principles of Development in Infancy
  • ECE 725 Inquiry in Early Childhood and Family Development
  • Global Perspectives on Early Childhood Education and Care

Research and professional interests

  • Infant development
  • Social and communicative development in young children
  • Culture and child development
  • Young children’s development in child care settings