Faculty Profile for Dr. Yishan Shen

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Dr. Yishan Shen
Assistant Professor — School of Family & Consumer Sciences
phone: (512) 245-6739

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Juang, L., Shen, Y., Costigan, C., & Hou, Y. (2018). Time-varying associations of racial discrimination and adjustment among Chinese heritage adolescents in the US and Canada. Development and Psychopathology, 30(5), 1661–1678. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0954579418001128
  • Benner, A. D., Wang, Y., Shen, Y., Boyle, A. E., Polk, R., & Cheng, Y.-P. (2018). Racial/ethnic discrimination and well-being during adolescence: A meta-analytic review. American Psychologist, 73(7), 855–883. https://doi.org/10.1037/amp0000204
  • Shen, Y., Kim, S. Y., & Benner, A. D. (n.d.). Burdened or efficacious? Subgroups of Chinese American language brokers, predictors, and long-term outcomes. Journal of Youth and Adolescence. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10964-018-0916-4
  • Seo*, E., Shen, Y., & Alfaro, E. C. (n.d.). Adolescents’ beliefs about math ability and their relations to STEM career attainment: Joint consideration of race/ethnicity and gender. Journal of Youth and Adolescence. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10964-018-0911-9
  • Shen, Y., Seo*, E., Hu, Y., & Zhang, M. (n.d.). Measurement invariance of language brokering extent and attitudes in linguistic minority adolescents: Item response theory analyses. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1037/cdp0000224

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2013 AAJP Best Paper Award, Asian American Journal of Psychology. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Student Award for Best Poster Presentation, Third Biennial APA Division 45 Conference, Eugene, OR. 2014

Selected Service Activities

Editorial Review Board Member
Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology
September 2017-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Asian American Journal of Psychology
Reviewer / Referee
Child Development
Family & Child Studies Graduate Student Recruitment Committee
January 1, 2018-February 28, 2018
Reviewer / Referee
Frontiers in Psychology