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Rachel Baumsteiger, PhD

Associate Research Scientist in the Child Study Center

Contact Information

Rachel Baumsteiger, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Child Study Center

    350 George Street

    New Haven, CT 06511

    United States

Research Summary

Rachel currently works as an associate research scientist at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence. She earned a B.A. from the University of South Florida and an M.A. and Ph.D. in psychology from Claremont Graduate University with a concentration in positive developmental psychology. Rachel's research focuses on moral development and prosocial behavior, especially among adolescents and young adults.

Research Interests

Happiness; Mental Health; Morals; Psychology, Applied; Adolescent Development