SRCD Asian Caucus Call for Nominations for Awards (2020-2021)

All nominations must be received by December 3nd, 2020. All materials should be sent together in one email to Stacey N. Doan, Ph.D., Chair of the Awards Committee, at stacey.doan@cmc.edu. Please see below for detailed information. ————————————————————————————————————- Dr. Xiaojia Ge Lifetime Achievement Award – To recognize an Asian/Asian-American scholar whose research career spans at least Read more about SRCD Asian Caucus Call for Nominations for Awards (2020-2021)[…]

November 2020 Spotlight, Yang Hou, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Yang Hou (yang.hou@uky.edu) as our member in the spotlight. Yang is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Human Environmental Sciences at University of Kentucky. Her research seeks to understand how contextual factors (e.g., sociocultural, family, school) influence child and adolescent development in socioemotional, behavioral, cognitive, Read more about November 2020 Spotlight, Yang Hou, Ph.D.[…]

September 2020 Spotlight, Qiong (Joanna) Wu, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Qiong (Joanna) Wu (qwu3@fsu.edu) as our member in the spotlight. Qiong is currently an Assistant Professor in the College of Human Sciences at Florida State University. Her research interests focus on emotional processes within the family and their role in the intergenerational transmission of psychopathologies from parents Read more about September 2020 Spotlight, Qiong (Joanna) Wu, Ph.D.[…]

Policy for Public Statements by Caucuses of SRCD

Issued by the Governing Council of SRCD July 9, 2020 The Caucuses are legally part of SRCD and their efforts, activities, and statements therefore are presumed to reflect the views of SRCD. Any public statement that may be construed as expressing opinions about or advocating for particular public, political, or social policy action must be clearly stated as Read more about Policy for Public Statements by Caucuses of SRCD[…]

JOIN US! SRCD Asian Caucus Call for Nominations for Chair-Elect, Secretary, and Student/Early Career Representative (2021-2023)

The mission of the SRCD Asian Caucus is to support researchers of Asian and Pacific Islander descent and to promote research with Asian and Pacific Islander children, youth, and families that reflects cultural and ethnic sensitivity, development in context, and diversity across Asian and Pacific Islander groups. The SRCD Asian Caucus is currently seeking nominations for three leadership positions: Chair-Elect, Secretary, and Student/Early Read more about JOIN US! SRCD Asian Caucus Call for Nominations for Chair-Elect, Secretary, and Student/Early Career Representative (2021-2023)[…]

June 2020 Special Edition Spotlight, Frederick Leong, Ph.D.

To continue celebrating the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May, we are featuring Dr. Frederick Leong (fleong@msu.edu) as our special guest in this month’s Spotlight. Dr. Leong is Professor of Psychology (Industrial/Organizational and Clinical Psychology Programs) and Director of the Consortium for Multicultural Psychology Research at Michigan State University. His major research Read more about June 2020 Special Edition Spotlight, Frederick Leong, Ph.D.[…]

MARK YOUR CALENDAR! 5/28 SRCD Webinar: Supporting Asian/Asian American Children and Youth during the COVID-19 Pandemic

This 60-minute webinar, co-sponsored by SRCD’s Asian Caucus, gives parents, caregivers, and educators a chance to ask leading child development experts pressing questions on how to support Asian and Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) children during the coronavirus pandemic.How can parents support their kids if they or their friends are experiencing bullying?What are some strategies educators Read more about MARK YOUR CALENDAR! 5/28 SRCD Webinar: Supporting Asian/Asian American Children and Youth during the COVID-19 Pandemic[…]

SRCD Asian Caucus COVID-19 Pandemic Statement

Dear Asian Caucus members On behalf of the Asian Caucus steering committee, I hope this post finds you and your families well. When the COVID-19/Coronavirus outbreak first emerged, it was hard to imagine it would lead to a world-wide pandemic that would shut down governments, businesses, schools, and public spaces. In the midst of the Read more about SRCD Asian Caucus COVID-19 Pandemic Statement[…]

May 2020 Spotlight, Cindy H. Liu, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Cindy Liu (CHLIU@BWH.HARVARD.EDU) as our member in spotlight. Cindy is currently an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School. Her areas of investigation include the measurement and mechanisms of psychosocial stress, cultural differences in socio-emotional development, and developmental and culturally based interventions that reduce mental health disparities. 1)What drew Read more about May 2020 Spotlight, Cindy H. Liu, Ph.D.[…]

April 2020 Spotlight, Pilyoung Kim, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Pilyoung Kim (pilyoung.kim@du.edu) as our member in spotlight. Pilyoung is currently an Associate Professor and the Director of Family & Child Neuroscience Labin the Department of Psychology at the University of Denver. 1)What drew you to do work on Asians, Asian American children and youth, or another Read more about April 2020 Spotlight, Pilyoung Kim, Ph.D.[…]