Eunkyung Lucy Shin, Ph.D.
Eunkyung Lucy Shin, Ph.D., is a postdoctoral associate in the lab of Dr. Brittany Howell. She was born and raised in South Korea. After graduation with a Master’s degree in Child and Family Studies from Yonsei University, Dr. Shin worked in national education policy as a researcher before completing a doctoral degree in Human Development in 2020 at Virginia Tech.
She joined the Fralin Biomedical Research Center at VTC in July, 2020. Her research focuses on the parent-child relationship and children’s development. Dr. Shin’s ultimate goal is to translate her research into practical strategies and policy for healthy development of children and family.
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