Erin Harper


Dr. Erin Harper is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychology and Special Education at Texas A&M University-Commerce. Prior to entering academia, Dr. Harper practiced school psychology for eight years in urban schools. Her research focuses on culturally responsive positive youth development (PYD) programming and preventive interventions for diverse youth. Most of Dr. Harper’s research to date has focused on school-based preventive interventions for African American adolescent girls and school-based prevention of commercial sexual exploitation.