LaMarsh Centre for Child and Youth Research invite you to the Dr. Eric Jackman Lecture, with guest speaker Dr. Marc Bornstein

April 28, 2016 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Room 1004 TEL Building
4700 Keele Street
Irene N. Backhouse


The LaMarsh Centre for Child and Youth Research, Faculty of Health, is proud to present the inaugural Dr. Eric Jackman Lecture, featuring guest speaker Dr. Marc Bornstein, President-Elect of the Society for Research in Child Development, and Founding Editor of Parenting: Science and Practice.  Dr. Bornstein’s talk is titled:

“Developing Children in the Developing World”

The event is being held on Thursday, April 28, 2016:

  • Dr. Eric Jackman Lecture by Dr. Marc Bornstein, 10:30 am – 12:00 noon, York University, Room 1004 The Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Building (formerly the TEL Building), 88 The Pond Road.
  • Graduate Student Round Table Research Discussion with Dr. Marc Bornstein, 2:00-3:00 pm,   York University, Room 1014 The Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Building (formerly the TEL Building), 88 The Pond Road.

 Seating is limited; please RSVP to by April 21, 2016


Marc H. Bornstein is Senior Investigator and Head of Child and Family Research at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.  He holds a B.A. from Columbia College, M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Yale University, and an honorary doctorate from the University of Padua. Bornstein has held faculty positions at Princeton University and New York University as well as academic appointments in Munich, London, Paris, New York, Tokyo, Bamenda, Seoul, Trento, Santiago, Bristol, and Oxford. Bornstein is President-elect of the SRCD and a past member of the SRCD Governing Council

Executive Committee of the ICIS.  Bornstein was named to the Top 20 Authors for Productivity in Developmental Science by the AERA.  Bornstein has administered both Federal and Foundation grants, sits on the editorial boards of several professional journals, and consults for governments, foundations, universities, publishers, scientific journals, the media, and UNICEF.  Bornstein is Editor Emeritus of Child Development and founding Editor of Parenting: Science and Practice.  He is author or editor of numerous scholarly volumes and several children's books, videos, and puzzles and has published widely in experimental, methodological, comparative, developmental, and cultural science as well as neuroscience, pediatrics, and aesthetics.

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