Research Interests




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  • Detris Adelabu

    Clinical Professor
    Dr. Detris Honora Adelabu is a clinical professor in the Counseling Psychology & Applied Human Development Department at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. In her research, Dr. Adelabu examines factors that support school achievement for rural and urban African American adolescents. Dr. Adelabu teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on research, transformational […]
  • Paul Akoury

    Associate Director, Field Education
    Dr. Paul Akoury provides leadership and strategic thinking in all areas relating to field education. He collaborates with faculty and staff to enhance field operations; to define criteria and processes for field partnerships; and to streamline resources for student success in all phases of their field experience. Dr. Akoury is part of the team in […]
  • Christopher Alba Santana

    Part-Time Instructor
    Christopher Alba Santana is a part-time instructor for SC521: Introduction to STEM Education Theory and Practice at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. Outside this course, he is a full-time physics teacher at Revere High School in Revere, Mass., where he has taught for the past five years. As a teacher, Mr. […]
  • Miriam Alfaro Ortez

    Senior Education Advisor
    Miriam Alfaro Ortez is the senior education advisor at East Boston High School through the college access program GEAR UP, which stands for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs. In this role, Ms. Alfaro Ortez works with youth in grades 9-12 to increase postsecondary expectations, readiness, and enrollment. Students are given the resources […]
  • Alexandra Allen

    Doctoral Student
    Alexandra Allen is a doctoral student at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development pursuing a doctorate in educational studies with a concentration in special education. She is also a member of the Project TEAMS cohort. Her research interests include the intersection of trauma and emotional and behavioral disabilities, special education, and the […]
  • Jennifer Altavilla-Giordano

    Program Director, TESOL Multilingual Learner Education (Licensure) Lecturer
    Dr. Jennifer Altavilla-Giordano is a lecturer of language education and director of the TESOL Multilingual Learner Education (Licensure) program at BU Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. Her research focuses on professional development, preservice training, and instructional coaching for teachers who work with students classified as English learners. She is passionate about collaborating with […]
  • Jenna Alton

    Research Scientist
    Jenna Alton is a research scientist in the Social Learning Lab at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. She studies how a child’s social world influences their thinking, learning, and behavior as a child and into adulthood. Recent News
  • Simon Anderson

    Part-Time Instructor Assistant Director, CAS Office of Student Programs & Leadership
    Simon Anderson is the assistant director of Student Programs & Leadership for the College of Arts and Sciences at Boston University and a part-time instructor at BU Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. Before working in CAS, he worked in BU's College of Engineering and BU Residence Life.
  • Allison Andreola

    Project Manager
    At Boston University, Allison Andreola is a project manager for the Wheelock Institute for the Science of Education (WISE), Project LINC, and Project TEAMS, where she supports literacy and special education research projects and doctoral programs. Before joining BU Wheelock College of Education & Human Development, Ms. Andreola worked for various youth development nonprofits in […]
  • Kaylee Anzick

    Library Coordinator Pickering Educational Resources Library
    Kaylee Anzick is the evening library coordinator at the Pickering Educational Resources Library. They manage course reserves, supervise student employees, and assist with patron inquiries and requests. Mx. Anzick has worked in children’s publishing, education nonprofits, and bookstores—but, ultimately, they found their true home in libraries. Their favorite part about working at Pickering is getting […]
  • Rohan Arcot

    Doctoral Student
    Rohan Arcot is a PhD student in counseling psychology at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. He works as a research team member in the ARISE lab and for the Center for Character & Social Responsibility. He serves as an APA Division 45 Campus Representative Co-Chair, the Association for Asian American Psychology […]
  • Gabriel Arredondo

    Recruitment & Yield Specialist
    Gabriel Arredondo is the recruitment & yield specialist in the Graduate Admissions Office at Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. In this role, he focuses on recruitment management, enrollment communications, supporting prospective students through the application process, and managing enrollment data systems. Before joining BU Wheelock, Mr. Arredondo was an advanced writing […]