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Heather McClure

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Contact Info

Office Location: 
1600 Millrace Dr., Ste 307
Phone: 
(541) 346-8904
Bilingual Assistant Research Professor
Research and Outreach Unit(s): 

Heather McClure, PhD is Research Assistant Professor and Associate Director of the Center for Equity Promotion. Dr. McClure also teaches within the equity concentration in the Department of Educational Methodology, Policy and Leadership.

Research: 

Dr. Heather McClure is a cultural anthropologist and prevention scientist. Her expertise is in in the social and cultural determinants of learning, health, stress and resilience among US ethnic and racial minority populations, with a particular focus on Latino immigrant youth and families. Her research uses multi-method approaches to gain insights into individual, family, and community-level influences on learning and critically-related phenomena (e.g., mental, behavioral, and physical health) that can either create risk for educational failure or promote engaged learning and well-being over the life course.