Dr Dana Kotter-Gruehn

Associate Teaching Professor

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Dr. Kotter-Gruehn obtained her B.S. and M.S. in Psychology from Dresden University of Technology and her Ph.D. in Psychology from the Free University, Berlin. She has taught a variety of courses (e.g.,  Developmental Psychology, Research Methods, Social Relationships) at NCSU, Duke University, Humboldt University of Berlin and Dresden University of Technology. She is a lifespan developmental psychologist and has conducted and published research focusing on psychosocial development in adulthood. She currently serves as the director of undergraduate advising in the Psychology department at NC State University.


  • PhD in Psychology from Freie Universitaet Berlin, 2008