April 2021 Spotlight, Peggy A. Kong, Ed.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Peggy A. Kong (pak72@drexel.edu) 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.[…]

March 2021 Spotlight, Chenyi (Daniel) Zhang, Ph.D.

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.[…]

February 2021 Spotlight, Xin Feng, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Xin Feng (Feng.88@osu.edu) 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.[…]

January 2021 Spotlight, Qing Zhou, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Qing Zhou (qingzhou@berkeley.edu) 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.[…]

December 2020 Spotlight, Jingjing Sun, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Jingjing Sun (Jingjing.Sun@umontana.edu) as our member in the spotlight. Jingjing is currently an Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology at the Department of Teaching & Learning, Phyllis J. Washington College of Education, at University of Montana. Her research has centered on the processes of learning and development, with Read more about December 2020 Spotlight, Jingjing Sun, Ph.D.[…]

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 at the Department of Family Sciences 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 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.[…]

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.[…]

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.[…]