Wake Forest psychology professor Lisa Kiang poses in her Greene Hall office on Tuesday, March 20, 2018.

January 2019 Spotlight, Lisa Kiang, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Lisa Kiang (kiangl@wfu.edu) as our member in spotlight. She is a Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychology at Wake Forest University. Dr. Kiang’s research focuses on self and identity, family and social relationships, and culture. Major themes include: (1) Relational approaches to self and identity: for example, how self-evaluations[…]

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December 2018 Spotlight, Craig H. Hart, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Craig Hart (craig_hart@byu.edu) as our member in spotlight. He is a Zina Young Williams Card professor in School of Family Life at Brigham Young University and now serves as the Director of the BYU Faculty Center.Dr. Hart’s scholarship focuses on linkages among family processes, parenting practices, and children’s social development in cultural[…]

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November 2018 Spotlight, Hoi Shan Cheung, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Hoi Shan Cheung (hoishan@yale-nus.edu.sg) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Cheung is an Assistant Professor of Psychology in Division of Social Sciences at Yale-NUS College. She has a long-standing interest in studying how parent-child attachment at various developmental stages may influence children’s social development. Part of her work involves observing parents and children[…]

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October 2018 Spotlight, Yang Qu, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Yang Qu (yangqu@northwestern.edu) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Qu is an Assistant Professor of Human Development and Social Policy at Northwestern University. He takes an interdisciplinary approach that combines developmental psychology, cultural psychology, and neuroscience to examine how sociocultural contexts shape adolescent development. 1) what drew you to do[…]

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September 2018 Spotlight, Yan Li, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Yan Li (yli34@depaul.edu) as our member in spotlight.  Dr. Li is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at DePaul University. Her research  focuses on children’s and adolescents’ social development and family studies, particularly in three areas: peer relations and interactions, familial socialization, and cultural-contextual influences on social[…]

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August 2018 Spotlight, Hyung Chol (Brandon) Yoo, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Hyung Chol (Brandon) Yoo (yoo@asu.edu) as our member in spotlight.  Dr. Yoo is an Associate Professor of Asian Pacific American studies in the School of Social Transformation and the Sanford School of Social and Family Dynamics at Arizona State University. He is an affiliate faculty of counseling and counseling psychology and the Department of[…]

May 2018 Spotlight- Special Edition- Stanley Sue, Ph.D.

To celebrate the the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May, we are featuring four scholars whose work has contributed to the advancement of research, policy, and/or practice on Asians, Asian Americans, or Pacific Islanders. Dr. Stanley Sue is Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Palo Alto University and at the University of California, Davis. His[…]

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May 2018 Spotlight- Special Edition- Mary Spencer, Ph.D.

To celebrate the the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May, we are featuring four scholars whose work has contributed to the advancement of research, policy, and/or practice on Asians, Asian Americans, or Pacific Islanders. Dr. Mary Spencer (class_uog@yahoo.com) is Dean Emerita of College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences and is a retired[…]

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May 2018 Spotlight- Special Edition- Larke Nahme Huang, Ph.D.

To celebrate the the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May, we are featuring four scholars whose work has contributed to the advancement of research, policy, and/or practice on Asians, Asian Americans, or Pacific Islanders. Dr. Larke Nahme Huang is the Director of the Office of Behavioral Health Equity. She provides leadership on national[…]

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May 2018 Spotlight- Special Edition- Gordon Hall, Ph.D.

To celebrate the the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May, we are featuring four scholars whose work has contributed to the advancement of research, policy, and/or practice on Asians, Asian Americans, or Pacific Islanders. Dr. Gordon Hall (gnhall@uoregon.edu) is a Professor in the Psychology Department at the University of Oregon. He is interested in[…]