Who We Are
SRCD Asian Caucus is an organization of professionals representing a range of disciplines who are dedicated to promoting the development and well-being of Asian children and research of the Asian communities.
To support the career development of Asian researchers and to promote research with Asian children, youth, and families that reflects cultural and ethnic sensitivity, development in context, and diversity across Asian groups. We are a multi-ethnic, multi-racial, and international Caucus.
The SRCD Asian Caucus welcomes membership to persons who share our objectives. Membership applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Please explore our website to learn more about us.
Ruby Takanishi, Ph.D.
Eddie S. K. Chong, M.A.
Stacey N. Doan, Ph.D.
Vaishali Raval, Ph.D.
Want to know more about their personal stories and recent research?
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Tae-Ho Lee (firstname.lastname@example.org) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Lee is currently an Assistant Professor of Psychology in the College of Science at Virginia Tech University. His research focuses on exploring how affective systems in the brain change as children develop and how interactions and neural activation within Read more about June 2021 Spotlight, Tae-Ho Lee, Ph.D[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Shelley Xiuli Tong (email@example.com) as our member in the spotlight. Shelley is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education at the University of Hong Kong and Director of the Speech, Language, and Reading Lab. For the past decade, she has addressed educational and clinical issues regarding reading Read more about May 2021 Spotlight, Shelley Xiuli Tong, Ph.D[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Peggy A. Kong (firstname.lastname@example.org) as our member in the spotlight. Peggy is currently a visiting scholar in the School of Education at Drexel University. Investigating the roots of inequity for children and families is at the heart of her work. Drawing from sociological theories, she examines the Read more about April 2021 Spotlight, Peggy A. Kong, Ed.D.[…]
Dear colleagues, I write this email without knowing really where to begin beyond sharing sadness, anger, fear, and a conviction to not step back, not sit down, not defend, and not stay quiet. As we slowly recover from the pandemic, the racism and xenophobia in this country continues to persist, exacerbated by the ongoing trial Read more about Asian Caucus Statement Condemning Anti-Asian Hate Crimes[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Chenyi Zhang (Czhang15@gsu.edu) as our member in the spotlight. Chenyi (Daniel) is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Early Childhood and Elementary Education, The College of Education & Human Development at Georgia State University. His recent works examine the interplay between different types of teachers’ Read more about March 2021 Spotlight, Chenyi (Daniel) Zhang, Ph.D.[…]
Dear Members, We are raising funds to support graduate students and professionals committed to scholarship, advocacy, and practices on the development of Asian/Asian American children. Please consider purchasing a T-shirt to support the mission and the efforts of the SRCD Asian Caucus. All funds raised will be paid directly to SRCD Asian Caucus for scholarships and organizational meetings. The T-shirt design and the quote, Read more about SRCD AC Caucus T-shirt Fundraising[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Xin Feng (Feng.email@example.com) as our member in the spotlight. Xin is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Human Sciences, Human Development and Family Science program area at The Ohio State University. She has a broad background in social and emotional development in diverse family and cultural contexts, with Read more about February 2021 Spotlight, Xin Feng, Ph.D.[…]
Applications for both graduate student scholars and faculty mentors are being sought, and there is funding for both! The Towards 2044: Horowitz Early Career Scholar Program (formerly the Frances Degan Horowitz Millennium Scholars Program) takes its name from the year when the adult population of the United States is estimated to become a diverse majority. Read more about Call for Applications: The Towards 2044: Horowitz Early Career Scholar Program[…]
Dear Asian Caucus members, On behalf of the SRCD Asian Caucus Mentoring committee, I would like to invite all Asian Caucus faculty and postdoc members to sign up to be mentors for this year’s SRCD conference Asian Caucus session, MUKBANG: AC Mentoring, Connecting, and Networking.The AC Mentoring event is scheduled for Friday, April 9, 2021 Read more about Call For SRCD2021 AC Mentors Sign Up By February 26th![…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Qing Zhou (firstname.lastname@example.org) as our member in the spotlight. Qing is currently a Professor of Psychology & Director of Clinical Training at University of California, Berkeley. She also serves as our Caucus’ Publications and Scientific Programming Subcommittee Chair. Qing’s research can be broadly defined as understanding the Read more about January 2021 Spotlight, Qing Zhou, Ph.D.[…]