Kyle Chambers


Dean of Academic Analytics & Innovation in Provost's Office, IRB Chair in Research and Sponsored Programs, and Professor in Psychological Science

As Dean of Academic Analytics & Innovation, Kyle E. Chambers assists academic departments and programs with their reviews and faculty search processes, provides analytic support for planning and improvement, and serves as a data and technology consultant for departments and programs. Chambers is chair of the Gustavus IRB (2020-present), and prior to joining the Provost's Office, he was chair of the Department of Psychological Science (2017-2020). His research interests have been in cognitive development, typically focusing on issues related to language learning. He is also deeply committed to community engaged learning and worked with the NSF supported National Living Laboratory Initiative to found the first Living Laboratory in Minnesota at the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota where children and their caregivers learned about how developmental research is conducted. 



Blog Series


  • B.A. in Philosophy & Psychology - Oklahoma State University
  • M.A. and Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Courses Taught

PSY-225 (Statistics and Research Methods II)

Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
PSY-234 Child Development 21 2019/FA, 2018/SP, 2016/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, 2011/FA, 2010/FA, 2009/FA, and 2008/FA
PSY-100 General Psychology 17 2019/SP, 2018/FA, 2018/SP, 2017/FA, 2017/SP, 2016/SP, 2014/SP, 2012/FA, 2011/SP, 2009/SP, and 2008/FA
PSY-225 Statistics and Research Methods II 13 2021/SP, 2020/FA, 2020/SP, 2019/SP, 2018/FA, 2017/SP, 2016/SP, 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, 2010/SP, and 2009/FA
PSY-225 Statistics and Research Methods II Lab 7 2018/FA, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, 2010/SP, and 2009/FA
PSY-344 AT:Psych of Language 7 2016/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, 2013/FA, 2012/SP, 2010/SP, and 2009/SP
FTS-100 First Term Seminar 3 2012/FA, 2011/FA, and 2010/FA
PSY-390 Directed Research II 1 2020/FA
PSY-389 Directed Research I 1 2020/FA
PSY-238 Brain and Behavior 1 2020/SP
PSY-244 Adv Resrch Dev Sci Lab 1 2014/SP
PSY-244 ST:Adv Resrch Dev Sci 1 2014/SP