Daniell Carvalhiero

PhD: Child and Adolescent Development

Human Development and Family Studies


Entered the Program: 2016

Current program: PhD: Child and Adolescent Development

Previous Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts (Human Development and Family Studies), University of Connecticut, 2015

Research Interests:

  • Children’s peer relations and interactions
  • Temperament and goodness of fit
  • Parent-child relationships
  • Culture and diversity
  • Interventions for positive child and youth adjustment

Advising Committee:

  • Major Advisor:   Sara Harkness
  • Associate Advisor:   Charles Super
  • Associate Advisor:   Alaina Brenick

Assistantship Experience:

  • 2016 – 2017: HDFS Graduate Research Assistant ~ 20/hr | Supervisor: Eva Lefkowitz
  • 2017 – 2018: HDFS Graduate Student Advisor ~ 10/hr | Supervisor: Kristin Van Ness
  •                       CHHD Research Assistant ~ 5/hr | Supervisor: Charles Super
  •                       HDFS Graduate Research Assistant ~ 5/hr | Supervisor: Caitlin Lombardi
  • 2018 – 2019: HDFS Graduate Student Advisor ~ 15/hr | Supervisor: Kristin Van Ness
  •                       CHHD Research Assistant ~ 5/hr | Supervisor: Charles Super
Dan Carvalheiro
Contact Information
Emaildaniell.carvalhiero@uconn.edu