Scholars

Amy Cheung

Amy Cheung

Doctoral Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Education

I study civic engagement and leadership development among Asian Americans, with a focus on Asian American youth experiences. 

Vidur Chopra

Vidur Chopra

Doctoral Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Vidur is a fifth year doctoral student where his work focuses on adolescent and youth civic agency in the developing world and particularly in post-conflict …

Nikhit D'Sa

Nikhit D'Sa

Doctoral Candidate, Human Development and Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education
Research Consultant, Save the Children

Trained as a developmental psychologist, Mr. D’Sa views himself as a youth advocate and prevention scientist.

Silvia Diazgranados

Silvia Diazgranados

Doctoral Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Education

I study the multi-level factors that influence the development of citizenship competencies in young people, and apply this knowledge designing, implementing and evaluating the effect of literacy and citizenship education programs with at-risk students in international settings. 

Jessica Fei

Jessica Fei

Doctoral Student, Harvard Graduate School of Education

I explore themes of place, identity, and narrative as they relate to the educational experiences of adolescents.

Julia Higdon

Julia Higdon

Program Coordinator ECSP and CMEI
Advanced Doctoral Student, Harvard Graduate School of Education

My research focuses on civic attitudes among adolescents, particularly attitudes toward minority groups.

Janet Kwok

Janet Kwok

EdD (2014), Harvard Graduate School of Education

I work on internet and society issues, specifically on the changing influence of media institutions and individuals.

Matthew Shaw

Matthew Shaw

Doctoral Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Matthew's research focuses on researching constitutionally permissible ways that federal and state governments can reduce educational inequity and investigating the forms of evidence necessary to sustain such approaches.