Dr. Rose asking questions at a students’ dissertation defense at the University of Leuven in Belgium

Dr. Amanda J. Rose is Professor of Psychological Sciences at the University of Missouri. She received her doctorate from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1999 and did her undergraduate work at The Ohio State University. Dr. Rose joined the faculty at the University of Missouri in 1999 as a founding member of the Developmental Psychology Training Program within the Department of Psychological Sciences. She served as Chair of the Developmental Training Program from 2002-2010 and again from 2013-2015.

Dr. Rose’s research focuses on close relationships and well being from childhood through adulthood. She teaches undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students in the classroom and mentors them in research.