Profile Information


Lawrence Aber

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Current Institution/Organizational Affiliation

New York University

Current Occupation


Highest Degree (completed)


Primary discipline

Developmental Psychology

Target age group/stage of development

Early Childhood, Middle Childhood, Adolescence

Regional focus

Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East & North Africa


Early Childhood Development, Education, Parenting, Mental health

Short description of research interests (max 100 words)

The development of children and youth exposed to poverty and violence; rigorous evaluations of efforts to reduce children’s exposure or vulnerability to poverty or violence