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GSSWGraduate School of Social Work

Yolanda (Yoli) Anyon

Assistant Professor
PhD, PPSC, University of California, Berkeley

ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Racial and ethnic disparities in education, health, child welfare and juvenile justice
  • Positive and community youth development approaches in practice
  • School-based and school-wide prevention programs
  • Institutional and social reproduction theory
  • Mixed methods

PROFESSIONAL BIOGRAPHY

Assistant Professor Yoli Anyon conducts community-engaged, interdisciplinary research on racial disparities in school discipline, teacher-focused interventions to support students' social and emotional development, and after-school programs that promote youth voice in decision-making.

At GSSW, Anyon teaches courses on power, privilege and oppression, school-based interventions, and positive youth development.

See Web page and CV.