Cybele Raver: Programs and Policy Supporting Self-Regulation in the Context of Poverty and Inequality

Date: 
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Note: 
5pm reception, 5:30pm talk
Location: 

CERAS Learning Hall, Stanford

Cybele Raver is Professor of Applied Psychology and Vice Provost of Academic, Faculty and Research Affairs at N.Y.U. She received her Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from Yale. Raver has received awards from the American Psychological Association and the William T. Grant Foundation, and support from the Spencer Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and the National Science Foundation. Raver studies the mechanisms that support children's self-regulation in the contexts of poverty and social policy. She regularly advises local and federal government agencies and foundations on promoting school readiness among low-income children.