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Latest Undergraduate Student Spotlights

Kiara Brown (’22)

I want to help individuals adapt to and actively engage with clinically-relevant processes that reflect, in part, the broader characteristics of their environment/community.

Maddie Skjefstad (’22)

I love working with kids, which prompted me to pursue being a research assistant in Dr. Bierman’s lab. She does really amazing work on interventions for children and it has been amazing to be part of it.

Latest Graduate Student Spotlights

Becca Slotkin

I am interested in the effects of peer relations on child and adolescent internalizing behaviors, as well as interventions to help improve social skills.

Holly Pham

I aim to develop a research program in which I investigate psychosocial and biological mechanisms underlying adolescence as a sensitive period for risk and resilience.