Sydney Klein

Entered Program: 2021

Hometown: Rochester, NY

Current Program:

  • PhD, Human Development and Family Sciences, University of Connecticut
  • Area of Specialization: Diversity & Culture

Previous Education:

  • M.A., Psychology, New York University, 2021
  • B.A., Psychology, SUNY Geneseo, 2019

Research Interests

  • The development of bias and related attitudes towards various marginalized groups 
  • Discrimination intervention/reduction
    • In parent/family contexts
    • In school settings
    • Through media (both traditional and new)
  • Media literacy
  • Socio-political and civic engagement in children and adults
  • Health outcomes of experiencing discrimination

Major Advisor: Dr. Alaina Brenick

Sydney Klein
Contact Information
CampusStorrs, Hartford