Louis Manfra, PhD

Associate Professor

401 Gentry Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
(573) 882-8455
Curriculum Vitae


PhD, George Mason University, 2006; MA, George Mason University, 2002; BA, George Washington University, 1999.

Research Interests

  • Early childhood development
  • Role of language in cognitive development
  • Metacognitive aspects of inner speech
  • Early education practices and learning
  • Development of numeracy and early math knowledge