Dr. Nancy E. Hill, ChildFund International (USA)

Nancy is a developmental psychologist and professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and the Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University. She is considered one of the leading scholars studying the impact of culture on parenting and youth outcomes. In addition to having written five books and numerous scientific journal articles, she is the co-founder of the Study Group on Race, Culture and Ethnicity, an interdisciplinary group of scientists who develop theory and methodology for defining and understanding issues regarding cultural context within diverse families. Nancy earned her Ph.D. in developmental psychology in 1996. She is on the board of ChildFund International.