Andrew Fuligni


Andrew Fuligni received his PhD in Developmental Psychology at the University of Michigan. His research focuses on the social identification, family relationships, and adjustment of adolescents within various cultural groups, with a particular focus on the children of immigrant families. Professor Fuligni's work has been funded by a FIRST award from NICHD, a Faculty Scholars Award from the William T. Grant Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, and the Russell Sage Foundation. He was a recipient of the American Psychological Association's Division 7 Boyd McCandless Award for Early Career Contribution to Developmental Psychology and is currently co-director of the NIMH Family Research Consortium IV. He was an associate member of the MacArthur Network on Middle Childhood and is currently a member of the Russell Sage Foundation Working Group on Social Identity and Institutional Engagement. Dr. Fuligni is a member of the Executive Committee of the Society for Research on Adolescence and has served on the editorial boards of medical journals such as Child Development, Developmental Psychology, and the Journal of Research on Adolescence.


  • PhD, Developmental Psychology, University of Michigan


  • Professor, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA
  • Fellow, American Psychological Association
  • Co-Director, NIMH Family Research Consortium IV, National Institute of Mental Health
  • Associate Editor, Child Development


Phone: 310-794-6033