Contact us

Program information

Amanda Hardy Hillman, Ph.D., LPC
Gerontology Program Assistant
2330 Palmer Building
2222 Osborn Drive
Ames, Iowa 50011-1084
515-294-2502 (fax)


Jennifer Margrett, Ph.D.
Associate professor of Human Development and Family Studies
Palmer Building, Suite 2354
2222 Osborn Drive
Ames, Iowa 50011-1084

Undergraduate minor contact

Young-A Lee, Ph.D.
Undergraduate minor coordinator
1073 LeBraon Hall
901 Stange Road
Ames, Iowa 50011-2101

Graduate minor contact

Jason Gillette, Ph.D.
Graduate minor coordinator
245 Forker Building
534 Wallace Road
Ames, Iowa 50011-4008


Parking: Visitors need to park in the Memorial Union or other visitor parking spaces on campus.


To the MU from Hwy. 30:
  • From Hwy. 30, take exit 146 and turn right/north onto University Avenue
  • Turn left onto Lincoln Way
  • Take the first right after Union Dr.
  • The Memorial Union parking lot entrance is to the right.