Dr. Eleanor Seaton resumes our Distinguished Speaker Series on Racial Equity


Dr. Seaton will give a talk titled "The Impact of Racism" on Monday, October 3rd, at 3:30 pm in Room 142 in the Psychology Building. There will be a reception with light refreshments immediately following in the atrium.

Dr. Eleanor Seaton is a product of the Great Migration and hails from Chicago's south side. Dr. Seaton earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a master's degree from Teachers College, Columbia University. Dr. Seaton also earned a doctorate from Temple University and completed post-doctoral work at the Program for Research on Black Americans at the University of Michigan. In addition, Dr. Seaton is an Associate Professor in the T. Denny Sanford School of Social and Family Dynamics at Arizona State University.

Dr. Seaton is a trained developmental psychologist using quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods to examine the impact of racism on Black American youth's mental health and overall development. Dr. Seaton's research is interdisciplinary and relies on social psychological, and sociological frameworks embedded firmly within a developmental science perspective.


To join virtually via Zoom, click HERE.

Masks are encouraged if you plan to attend the event in person.


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