Gallagher, Kathleen

Kathleen Gallagher

Dr. Kate Gallagher is the Director of Research and Evaluation at the Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska. An educational psychologist and early childhood professional, Kate has over 20 years’ experience teaching, home visiting, and leading early childhood programs. With an applied research focus on young children 0-8 years and their families, Kate examines practices, programs, and policies that align systems to support children’s development and learning, particularly in the contexts of adversity.


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Director of Research and Evaluation


Buffett Early Childhood Institute, University of Nebraska

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