Tara Smith, Ph.D.
Area of Doctoral Study: Human Services Psychology
Undergraduate Institute: Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York
Graduate Institute: City College of New York, New York, New York (MA, Psychology)
Research Advisor: Dr. Kenneth Maton
Current: Postdoctoral Fellow, Kaiser Permanente, San Rafael, CA
Description of Research
I am currently involved in two research projects in Dr. Maton's lab that focus on evaluation of programs designed to foster excellence and provide support for graduate underrepresented minorities in the sciences. The second research project is deals with racial identity development, in particular within the South Asian biracial population.