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Sarah E. Sumners

  • Associate Research Scientist, Department of Educational Psychology

  • Interim Director, Torrance Center for Creativity and Talent Development

Portrait of Sarah Sumners

Contact Information

Office Location

123C Aderhold Hall
110 Carlton Street
Athens, Georgia 30602

Affiliated Units

Areas of Expertise

  • Professional development
  • Creativity training

Research Interests

  • Implicit theories
  • Creative thinking strategies

Programs of Study


Degree Concentration Institution Year
PhD Curriculum and Instruction Mississippi State University 2012
MEd Gifted Studies Mississippi University for Women 2004
BS Social Sciences Mississippi University for Women 2002

Awards and Accolades

Year Award From
2020 E. Paul Torrance Creativity Award Georgia Association for Gifted Children