Research Fellow | Intergenerational Change Initiative at the School for Professional Studies, CUNY
Jennifer Tang is a Research Fellow with the Intergenerational Change Initiative at the School for Professional Studies, CUNY, and a Ph.D. Candidate in Environmental Psychology at the Graduate Center, CUNY. Currently, her work involves young people’s participation in community and municipal level governance, the use of digital technology for civic participation, and youth participatory action research for community change. She holds a Master’s Degree in Human Security and Peacebuilding from Royal Roads University in Canada, and has worked in The Gambia and Uganda.
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