Motivation, Autonomy Support, Academic Identity, Racial/Ethnic Identity
Amanda Vite is a first-year doctoral student in the Urban Education Policy program with a concentration in educational psychology at the University of Southern California. Amanda received her Master of Education degree in educational psychology from the University of Virginia and her Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology at the University of Maryland, College Park, with a minor in human development and quantitative methodology. Amanda is interested in the relationships between adolescents' motivation, academic identity development, and racial/ethnic identity perceptions.
- 2019-2020, Graduate Research Assistant, Motivate Lab, University of Virginia
- 2017-2019, Research Assistant, Motivation in Education Research Group, University of Maryland (College Park)