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Christa Schmidt, M.A.

Graduate Research Assistant

Christa is a doctoral student in the Applied Developmental Psychology program at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Bryn Mawr College in 2018 and her Master’s degree in Developmental Psychology from Cornell University in 2020. Christa’s research interests focus on the intersection of culture and development, specifically examining how external (i.e. parenting, social world) and internal (psychological, well-being) aspects interact and shape children and adolescents’ development. Christa is involved in the CSTARS, SAFER, and IMAGE projects.



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