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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Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Population Health

PhD from University of Florida

Kim, Yeonwoo; Calzada, Esther J.; Barajas-Gonzalez, R. Gabriela; Huang, Keng-Yen; Brotman, Laurie M.; Castro, Ashley; Pichardo, Catherine

Journal of educational psychology. 2018 JAN; 110:119-132

Zayas, Luis H.; Brabeck, Kalina M.; Heffron, Laurie Cook; Dreby, Joanna; Calzada, Esther J.; Parra-Cardona, J. Rubén; Dettlaff, Alan J.; Heidbrink, Lauren; Perreira, Krista M.; Yoshikawa, Hirokazu

Hispanic journal of behavioral sciences. 2017 Nov 01; 39(<prism:issueIdentifier>4):412-435

Huang, Keng-Yen; Calzada, Esther; Cheng, Sabrina; Barajas-Gonzalez, R Gabriela; Brotman, Laurie Miller

Child psychiatry & human development. 2017 Aug; 48(4):572-583

Serrano-Villar, Maria; Huang, Keng-Yen; Calzada, Esther J

Child psychiatry & human development. 2017 Aug; 48(4):597-609

Dawson-McClure, Spring; Calzada, Esther J; Brotman, Laurie M

Prevention science. 2017 Aug; 18(6):660-670

Calzada, Esther; Barajas-Gonzalez, R Gabriela; Huang, Keng-Yen; Brotman, Laurie

Journal of clinical child & adolescent psychology. 2017 Jul -0; 46(4):551-562

Brotman, Laurie Miller; Dawson-McClure, Spring; Kamboukos, Dimitra; Huang, Keng-Yen; Calzada, Esther J; Goldfeld, Keith; Petkova, Eva

JAMA pediatrics. 2016 Dec 01; 170(12):1149-1155

Calzada, Esther J; Huang, Keng-Yen; Covas, Maite; Ramirez, Denise; Brotman, Laurie Miller

Journal of international migration & integration. 2016 Nov; 17(4):1049-1063