About the Institute: People

Lily Konowitz
Research Coordinator
Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development
Institute for Applied Research in Youth Development
26 Winthrop Street
Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155
Ph: (617) 627-5558
Email: lily.konowitz@tufts.edu

Lily Konowitz is a research coordinator at the Institute for Applied Research in Youth Development. She received her B.A. in Psychology and Political Science from Bucknell University in 2015. As a research coordinator at IARYD, Lily works on the Evaluation the Positive Coaching Alliance Model: Developing Competitors of Character project and Improving Adult Practice in Character Development to Transform the Culture of Youth Sports project. She is interested in the effects of positive/negative relationships on youth development and how programs can promote competence which may later lead to confidence.