Instructor: Rachel Navarro
Rachel L. Navarro (Ph.D., University of Missouri) is Associate Professor and Department Chair of Counseling Psychology and Community Services at the University of North Dakota. Her primary research focuses on the academic engagement, satisfaction, and persistence of Latina/os and women in engineering, which is currently funded by the National Science Foundation. Her other research areas include rural psychology, integrated health care, and the well-being of students of color, particularly those who identify as Latina/o and American Indian/Native American. She serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Latina/o Psychology and the Journal of Diversity in Higher Education. Dr. Navarro currently teaches graduate courses in counseling theories, group counseling, psychological assessment, and vocational psychology. Dr. Navarro currently serves on the American Psychological Association's Minority Fellowship Program Services for Transition-Age Youth (STAY) Training Advisory Committee.