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 development and evaluation of equitable school-based interventions. Before beginning her PhD, Alexandra spent time working as a preschool teacher as well as a research specialist.
MA, Educational Psychology in Applied Human Development, University of Virginia
BA, Human Development, Virginia Tech University