Amy Encinger, PhD

Education and Child DevelopmentAmy Encinger, MS
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985605 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5605

Phone: 402-559-5795

Professional Summary

Amy Encinger, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Education and Child Development and a doctoral candidate at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She received her master’s degree in Child Development/Early Childhood Education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Her dissertation is centered around familial influences on preschool children’s inhibitory control and social-emotional skills.


PhD, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, 2020
MS, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, 2015
BS, University of Nebraska – Kearney, Kearney, NE, 2013

Courses Taught

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Research Interests and Projects

Selected Publications (within the last 5 years)

Professional Affiliations