Nikki E. Yonts
Dr. Nikki E. Yonts, Assistant Professor of Psychology/Education
B.A., Washington State University; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Building: Derby Center for Science and Mathematics
Dr. Yonts joined the Lyon faculty in 2002. Her areas of scholarship include child development, particularly personality and social factors that influence childhood injury rates; media influences on children's beliefs about firearms; and sensation seeking and risk taking in children. She has served as director of the Nichols International Studies Program and chair of the Faculty Personnel Committee.