About the Institute: People

Elizabeth Dowling, PhD.
Senior Research Scientist
Institute for Applied Research in Youth Development
26 Winthrop Street
Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155
Phone: 303-803-8777

Dr. Elizabeth Dowling is a Senior Research Scientist at the Institute for Applied Research in Youth Development and is the Project Manager of Developing Responsible and Fulfilled Youth: A Multi-National Longitudinal Study of the Compassion International's Model of Promoting Positive Youth Development among Children Living in Poverty. She received a B.A. in Psychology from Haverford College, an M.Ed. from Lesley University and a Ph.D. in Child Development from Tufts University.

Elizabeth has extensive research experience focused on promoting positive youth development of the world's most vulnerable youth and in working with multi-sectoral partners to provide young people with improved opportunities to become positive agents of change in their communities and nations.

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