Tiffany Yip, Ph.D.

Tiffany Yip, Ph.D., is a Professor of Psychology in the Applied Developmental Psychology program at Fordham University. She received her undergraduate degree in Psychology at Cornell University, earned her MA and PhD at NYU, and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Michigan. Dr. Yip is a community and developmental psychologist, and her research on ethnic identity, discrimination, sleep, and health equity among ethnic/racial minority adolescents and young adults has been funded by NICHD, NIMHD, NIMH, and NSF. Dr. Yip’s work is published in The American Psychologist, Current Directions in Psychological Science, Child Development, Child Development Perspectives, Developmental Psychology, and Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. Her work has also been featured in the Los Angeles Times and the Washington Post.

Dr. Yip is an associate editor for Child Development, a consulting editor for Developmental Psychology, an editorial board member of the Journal of Youth and Adolescence, and a former associate editor for the Asian American Journal of Psychology, and Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. She is a fellow of the American Psychological Association, and the inaugural recipient of the Society for Research in Child Development, Asian Caucus, Early Career Achievement Award. She also received the Jeffrey S. Tanaka Memorial Dissertation Award in Psychology from the American Psychological Association. Dr. Yip teaches courses in Multicultural Psychology, Research Methods, Social Development, and Culture and Child Development.

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