Angeline Lillard Ph.D.

Professor of psychology
University of Virginia

Angeline Lillard, Ph.D., is a Professor of psychology at the University of Virginia. Much of her research concerns pretend play, and she also addresses issues related to Montessori education, culture, and neuroplasticity. Her book Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius was selected by the Cognitive Development Society as the Best Book for 2006.