Julia Torquati, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Child, Youth and Family Studies

Julia Torquati is a professor in the Department of Child, Youth, and Family Studies, specializing in child/development and early childhood education. She came to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in 1994 after earning her doctorate in family studies from the University of Arizona.

Torquati previously worked as a senior research associate at the University of Miami's Department of Pediatrics.