Farin Bakhtiari

Farin Bakhtiari is a doctoral candidate in the department of Human Development and Family Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin. She received her MA in General Experimental Psychology and her BA in psychology from California State University Northridge. Farin’s research interests focus on neighborhood, family, peers, and school climate in relation to academics and well-being of children, adolescents, and emerging adults, particularly those from immigrant and under-represented families.