Yu Chen Home People Yu Chen Student Department Name: Department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology Division: HDDegree Program: Human Development, Ph.D. Bio Yu (Tina) Chen is a first-year doctoral student in Human Development. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Economics from Grinnell College. Before coming to UMD, Tina worked as a lab manager with Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek at Temple University. Her research focuses on how parent-child interactions and home environment shape child outcomes. She is particularly interested in mothers and fathers from at-risk families and their input to and ways of interacting with their children.