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Chen, Shanting

Shanting Chen

Teaching Assistant
Human Dev & Family Sci


Office Location
SEA 1.410

Postal Address
The University of Texas at Austin
Human Dev and Family Sci, College of Natural Sciences
108 E. Dean Keeton St. A2702
SEA 1.142A
Austin, TX 78712

Research Area: Immigrant families, discrimination, acculturation, language brokering, child outcomes (e.g. depression, academic achievement)

B.A., Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities (2016)


Kim, S. Y., Chen S. T., Sim, L. & Hou Y. (in press). Stability and change in parenting and adjustment profiles across early, middle, and late adolescence. In Y. Choi & H. C Hahm (Eds.), Asian American Parenting: Family processes and interventions (pp. xx-xx). New York, NT: Springer.

Chen, S., Kim, S. Y., Zeiders, K., & Hou, Y. (2017, April 8). Parenting profiles of Mexican Americans as indicated by general parenting dimensions and parental cultural socialization. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Austin, TX. 


Chen, S., Kim, S. Y., Hou. Y. (2017, November 16th). Discrimination, language brokering efficacy, and academic competence. In Educational access and achievement among vulnerable population of ethnic minorities. Paper will be presented at National Council on Family Relations Annual Conference, Orlando, FL.

Teaching Assistant:

Family Finance (Fall 2016)
Community Field Practicum (Spring 2017)
Child Development (Fall 2017)