Human Development and Family Studies

Jinnu Su Selected for Outstanding Graduate Student Award

Doctoral Student Jinni Su is receiving the 2013-14 HDFS Outstanding Graduate Student Award. She was chosen by the HDFS faculty based on her outstanding curriculum vitae. Congrats, Jinni!

Jinni Su was selected due to her outstanding performance in HDFS classes, her impressive record of publications, and due to the many awards she has received. Most recently, Jinni was selected for the 2014 European Association for Research on Adolescence International Summer Schools (funded by the Jacobs Foundation) in Utrecht, the Netherlands. This program brings together outstanding graduate students with leading researchers in the field of adolescence research for an intensive training program with world-renowned scholars. Jinni was also selected to receive the Vira Kivett Award for the outstanding publication by a graduate student in HDFS for her article, Parental, peer, school, and neighborhood influences on adolescent substance use: Direct and indirect effects and ethnic variations. which was accepted for publication in the Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse.