Linda H. Aiken (PSC/PARC Research Associate), Angela Lee Duckworth (PSC Research Associate), and John Q. Trojanowski (PARC Research Associate) were featured in Clarivate's list of Highly Cited Researchers in 2021. These researchers are recognized pioneers in their fields over the last decade, demonstrated by the production of multiple highly-cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations in the Web of Science within their field.
Congratulations to the recipients of the Penn Arts & Sciences Making a Difference in Global Communities and Klein Family Social Justice Grants. The Population Studies Center (PSC) and Population Aging Research Center (PARC) researchers who received the grants include Hans-Peter Kohler (PSC/PARC), Diverse Global Communities and Local Resource Allocation; Emilio A. Parrado (PSC/PARC), Reducing Inequalities in College Access in Latinx Communities in Philadelphia; Angela Duckworth (PSC), Diversity and Equity Initiative (DivE In) for the Mind Sciences; Morgan Hoke (PSC), Community Assessment of Race-Related Experience of Stress for Black Mothers.
Angela Lee Duckworth (PSC Research Associate) co-authored new research published in Educational Researcher entitled, "Students Attending School Remotely Suffer Socially, Emotionally, and Academically." This study found that for high school students who learned remotely, the thriving gap was universal, hitting middle- and upper-income students just as much as it impacted low-income students and students of color. Read more in U.S. News & World Report.
Rosa Lee and Egbert Chang Professor
Ph.D., Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 2006