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Elena Maker Castro

Elena Maker Castro is a Doctoral Candidate in Human Development & Psychology at UCLA. Her research interests focus on using qualitative and quantitative methods to understand and support civic development among adolescents and young adults. Her dissertation title: "Examining the bidirectional and contextual relationship between critical consciousness and wellbeing among minoritized emerging adults."


  • –present
    Doctoral Candidate , University of California, Los Angeles


  • 2017 
    Brown University , MA in English as a Second Language and Cross Cultural Education