Jee Young Noh, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Office Phone: (951) 552-8994
Office Location: YCTR B257
Office Hours:

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Developmental Science/ Human Development and Quantitative Methodology University of Maryland, College Park 2017
Ed.M. Human Development and Psychology Harvard University, Graduate School of Education 2010
B.A. Business Administration Yonsei University, Korea 2008
  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Children's moral development; conceptions on fairness; influence of family and religious environment on children's morality

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Noh, J. Y. (in press). Children’s Developing Understanding of Merit in a Distributive Justice Context. Journal of Child and Family Studies.

    Noh, J. Y., D’Esterre, A.P., & Killen, M. (in press). Effort or outcome? Children’s meritorious decisions. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology.

    Noh, J. Y., Jambon, M., Smetana, J. G., Lee, I. J., & Killen, M. (in press). Children’s evaluations of necessary Harm: The role of maternal disapproval and friend relationship Status. Merrill-Palmer Quarterly: Journal of Developmental Psychology.

    Hitti, A., Elenbaas, L., Noh, J. Y., Cooley, S., Rizzo, M., & Killen, M. (2019). Children’s and adolescents’ inter-ethnic inclusion and exclusion regarding Asian and non-Asian American peers, Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 1-20.

    Noh, J. Y., & Killen, M. (2018). Understanding young children’s moral judgments in regard to testimony information. International Journal of Early Childhood Education, 24(1), 1-17

    Noh, J. Y., & Midgette, A. (2018). Children and adolescents’ moral reasoning about the fairness of salary allocation regarding gender and hierarchy. Korean Journal of Child Studies, 39(4), 107-115.

    Noh, J. Y., Elenbaas, L. M., Park, K. J., Chung, Y. S., & Killen, M. (2017). Opinion versus knowledge: The influence of testimony format on children’s judgments in morally relevant contexts. Early Education and Development, 28(2), 240-254.

    Smith, C. E., Noh, J. Y., Rizzo, M. T., & Harris, P. L. (2017). When and why parents prompt their children to apologize: The roles of transgression type and parenting style. Journal of Family Studies, 23(1), 38-61.

    Midgette, A., Noh, J. Y., Lee, I. J., & Nucci, L. (2016). The development of Korean children’s and adolescents’ concepts of social convention. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 47(7), 918-928.

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Dr. Noh is married to Taeuk Moon, and they have one daughter who brings so much happiness to their lives.
    Outside work, she enjoys painting, traveling, and spending time with family.

  • Personal Philosophy

    Proverbs 16:9
    A man’s heart plans his way, But the Lord directs his steps.