Author Profile

Amanda Barnett | Associate Vice Chancellor and Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin - Stout

Current Position and Past Experience
Amanda Barnett is the Associate Vice Chancellor for Curriculum Quality at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Prior to this position, she served as Associate Professor in the Human Development and Family Studies department at UW-Stout.

As Associate Professor, Barnett’s work focused on the areas of caregiving, intergenerational relationships, and late life family decision-making.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Amanda Barnett earned a PhD in Family Social Science from the University of Minnesota, a MS in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of Missouri-Columbia, and a BS in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. She has been awarded Teacher of the Year at UW-Stout and has presented and published her research in a variety of outlets to advance the areas of family gerontology and high-quality teaching and learning in family science.

Personal Details and Community Involvement
Outside of work, Amanda enjoys time with her family and pursuing personal interests such as reading, hiking, mountain biking, piano playing, and traveling.

You can connect with Amanda Barnett on the UW Stout website.