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Esther J. Calzada, PhD

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Population Health


Dr. Calzada is primarily interested in the role of culture on parenting in Latino families. Her work focuses on the construct of acculturation in immigrant and second-generation Latino families and the relation between acculturation and parenting practices in parents of preschool-aged children. Outcome variables of interest are related to behavioral development in young children.



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New York, NY 10016

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PhD from University of Florida

Dawson-McClure, Spring; Rhule, Dana; Hamer, Kai-ama; Calzada, Esther; Kolawole, Bukky; Mondesir, Michelle; Rosenblatt, Katherine; Brotman, Laurie

Family-school partnerships during the early school years: Advancing science to influence practice. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature Switzerland AG; Switzerland, 2022. p.53-72. (5381102)

Ursache, Alexandra; Robbins, Rebecca; Chung, Alicia; Dawson-McClure, Spring; Kamboukos, Dimitra; Calzada, Esther J; Jean-Louis, Girardin; Brotman, Laurie Miller

Child development. 2021 Sep; 92(5):1932-1950

Calzada, Esther J; Roche, Kathleen M; White, Rebecca M B; Partovi, Roushanac; Little, Todd D

Journal of Latina/o psychology. 2020 Nov; 8(4):332-348

Ursache, Alexandra; Kiely Gouley, Kathleen; Dawson-McClure, Spring; Barajas-Gonzalez, R Gabriela; Calzada, Esther J; Goldfeld, Keith S; Brotman, Laurie M

Child development. 2020 Nov; 91(6):e1249-e1266

Kim, Su Yeong; Zhang, Minyu; Chen, Shanting; Song, Jiaxiu; Lopez, Belem G; Rodriguez, Erin M; Calzada, Esther J; Hou, Yang; Yan, Jinjin; Shen, Yishan

Developmental psychology. 2020 Aug; 56(8):1582-1595

Roche, Kathleen M; White, Rebecca M B; Lambert, Sharon F; Schulenberg, John; Calzada, Esther J; Kuperminc, Gabriel P; Little, Todd D

JAMA pediatrics. 2020 May 01; 174(5):478-486

O'Gara, Jaimie L.; Calzada, Esther J.; LaBrenz, Catherine; Barajas-Gonzalez, R. Gabriela

Journal of child & family studies. 2020 Jan 01; ?-?

O'Gara, Jaimie L; Calzada, Esther J; Kim, Su Yeong

American journal of orthopsychiatry. 2020 Jan; 90(1):70-77