One Thousand Days Transformed - The Campaign for Cedarville

Di Wu


Prior to joining the faculty of the Department of Psychology in 2011, Dr. Wu was a teaching assistant focused on developmental psychology courses, including infant development, child development, and cognitive development, as well as research methods and laboratories. Dr. Wu’s research has been focused on early cognitive development, including early physical, psychological, and biological reasoning. She also has collaboratively worked on cross-cultural research projects addressing various developmental issues. She currently teaches courses on human and child development as well as educating students on research methodology and statistics.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.S. in Statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.Ed. in Psychology, Beijing Normal University
  • B.S. in Psychology, Beijing Normal University


  • Hobbies: reading, cooking, traveling.
  • Why Cedarville: I believe God has led me to Cedarville. I am honored to be part of the Cedarville community, which provides a supportive intellectual and social environment for its professors and students to integrate their faith and academic knowledge. It is both spiritually and intellectually rewarding to work at Cedarville University.