Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology
Department of Educational Psychology
Lauren Mims is an incoming Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology. Broadly, Lauren is interested in how school environments influence how African American youth learn and develop their identities. In working at the nexus of research, policy and practice, Lauren has served as Assistant Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans and worked with students and teachers across the Nation to promote the wellbeing and development of all students.
University of Virginia Curry School of Education
University of Virginia