Oberoi, Ashmeet

Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of the Community and Social Change Master’s Program
Educational and Psychological Studies
University of Illinois at Chicago, Ph.D., Psychology, 2014
Psychology, Community & Prevention Research

Dr. Ashmeet Oberoi joins the University of Miami from the Institute of Health Research and Policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she served as a post-doctoral research associate. Dr. Oberoi received her Ph.D. in Psychology, Community & Prevention Research from the University of Illinois, Chicago in 2014. She holds both Bachelor of Science and Master’s of Science degrees from Delhi University in New Delhi, India. Dr. Oberoi’s research fo-cuses on how children’s environments shape their development, well-being, and behaviors. She has conducted research on at-risk populations, including students with disabilities and immigrant youth and their families, community-based well-being programs, and pathways of coping and adaptation in individu-als and families. Dr. Oberoi has published her work in a variety of outlets including the Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community, and the International Journal of Diver-sity in Organizations, Communities and Nations. At UM Dr. Oberoi will be appointed as an Assistant Professor of Professional Practice (Clinical Line) in the Department of Educational and Psychological Studies in the School of Education and Human Development, and will serve as the Director of the Community & Social Change Master’s Program.

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