Robert B. McCall, Ph.D.

  • Professor, Department of Psychology; Co-Director, University of Pittsburgh Office of Child Development

Education & Training

  • PhD, University of Illinois

Research Interests

Applied developmental research and interventions; development of orphanage children.

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Representative Publications

McCall, R. B. (2011). Research, practice, and policy perspectives on issues of children without permanent parental care. In R. B. McCall, M. H. van IJzendoorn, F. Juffer, C. J. Groark, and V. K. Groza (Eds.), Children without permanent parents: Research, practice, and policy. Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, Serial No. 301, 76(4), 223-272.

Groark, C. J., & McCall, R.B. (2008). Community-based interventions and services. Rutters Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 5th Edition (pp. 971̐988). London, UK: Blackwell.

Hawk, B., & McCall, R.B. (2010). CBCL behavior problems of post-institutionalized international adoptees. Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 13, 199-211.

McCall, R. B. (2009). Evidence-based programming in the context of practice and policy. SRCD Social Policy Report, 23(3), 3̐18.

Groark, C.J., & McCall, R.B. (2005). Integrating developmental scholarship into practice and policy. In M.H. Bornstein and M.E. Lamb (Eds.), Developmental psychology: An advanced textbook, 5th Edition (pp. 570-601). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Accepting Graduate Students