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PDRI Spring 2022 Seminar Series featuring: Sharon Wolf

The Penn Development Research Initiative will be hosting a Spring 2022 seminar series featuring PDRI faculty and fellows.

Speakers

Sharon Wolf, Assistant Professor

 

Dr. Sharon Wolf is an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Education, Human Development, and Quantitative Methods, division.

She is trained as an applied developmental psychologist and studies how children’s family and educational environments shape their development, focusing on underserved populations in the United States and in low-income countries.

Dr. Wolf’s research tests the effectiveness of theoretically informed policy solutions designed to promote childhood development and learning through randomized field experiments, including cash transfers, teacher professional development, and parent engagement programs.

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