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?
Dear Asian Caucus members, As you know, the Asian caucus (along with other caucuses) is now a formal part of SRCD, which has increased opportunities for the caucus to be involved in many SRCD activities. In order to meaningfully engage with these opportunities, the Asian Caucus steering committee recently created nine subcommittees to build the Read more about Call for self-nomination to serve on SRCD Asian Caucus Subcommittees[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr.Vicky Tam (firstname.lastname@example.org) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Tam is currently a Professor in the Department of Education Studies at Hong Kong Baptist University. Her research interests include Parenting and child development, Homework involvement, Adolescent development, Gender issues, Qualitative research methodology, and Learning communities. 1) What drew Read more about September 2019 Spotlight, Vicky Tam, Ph.D.[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Jessica McKenzie (email@example.com) as our member in spotlight. Dr. McKenzie is currently an Associate Professor of Child and Family Science at California State University, Fresno. Jessica bridges developmental and cultural perspectives to examine how people make sense of themselves across the life course, and the role of culture and Read more about August 2019 Spotlight, Jessica McKenzie, Ph.D.[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Eva E Chen (firstname.lastname@example.org) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Chen is currently an Assistant Professor in the Division of Social Science at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Her research sits at the intersection of developmental, social, and cognitive psychology. She is interested in the learning processes Read more about June 2019 Spotlight, Eva E Chen, Ed. D.[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Yoonsun Choi (email@example.com ) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Choi is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Social Service Administration at The University of Chicago. She also serves as Chairperson-Elect (2019-2021) for SRCD Asian Caucus. Her fields of special interest include minority youth development; effects of race, ethnicity, and culture Read more about May 2019 Spotlight, Yoonsun Choi, PhD[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Chia-chen Yang (firstname.lastname@example.org) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Yang is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Research at University of Memphis and is transitioning to Oklahoma State University. Her research focuses on adolescents’ and emerging adults’ psychosocial development in the digital Read more about April 2019 Spotlight, Chia-chen Yang, Ph.D.[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Virginia Huynh (email@example.com) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Huynh is an Associate Professor in the Department of Child and Adolescent Development at California State University, Northridge. Her research focuses on understanding social and cultural factors—such as discrimination and ethnic socialization—that influence the academic, psychological, and physical well-being of Read more about March 2019 Spotlight, Virginia Huynh, Ph.D.[…]
The SRCD Latino Caucus is celebrating its 15th Year Anniversary! Please support our allies’ T-shirt fundraiser. So many reasons to support: (1) 100% proceeds goes to supporting dissertation, early career, and mid-career awards; and (2) SRCD Tri-Caucus Solidarity Day is Friday March 22nd !! SRCD Asian, Black, and Latino Caucuses are wearing their respective T-Shirts in solidarity as Read more about Support our allies! SRCD Latino Caucus T-Shirt Fundraiser[…]
This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Hirokazu Yoshikawa (Hiro.firstname.lastname@example.org) as our member in spotlight. Hirokazu Yoshikawa is the Courtney Sale Ross Professor of Globalization and Education at NYU Steinhardt and a University Professor at NYU, and Co-Director of the Global TIES for Children center at NYU. He is a core faculty member of the the Psychology of Read more about February 2019 Spotlight, Hirokazu Yoshikawa, Ph.D.[…]
In 2019, EADP, EARA and SRA will again jointly organize a Summer School focusing on research on adolescence. The Summer School is a training ground for young scholars interested in adolescent development. The Summer Schools bring together established researchers, recognized for their expertise and teaching abilities with doctoral students from around the globe, for several Read more about The 2019 EADP-EARA-SRA Summer School Opportunity for Doctoral Students[…]