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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[…]

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April 2018 Spotlight, Angela Chow, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Angela Chow (chowa@indiana.edu) as our member in spotlight.  Dr. Chow is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Health Science at Indiana University, Bloomington. Dr. Chow’s research interests primarily lie in understanding human development across transitions and across the lifespan. 1) We asked scholars to describe one of the following:[…]

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March 2018 Spotlight, Bora Lee, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Bora Lee (boralee117@korea.ac.kr) as our member in spotlight.  Dr. Lee is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Education at Korea University. Her research focuses on adolescent and young adult development with a special focus on how people’s work-related goals and attitudes develop in context, including within families, schools,[…]

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February 2018 Spotlight, Florrie Ng, Ph.D.

This month, we are delighted to introduce Dr. Florrie Ng (florrieng@cuhk.edu.hk) as our member in spotlight. Dr. Ng is  an Associate Professor of Educational Psychology at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Her research focuses on parenting, motivation and achievement, executive functioning, cross-cultural research, adjustment of immigrant populations, and technology for learning.              […]