Victoria Kim

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Prof. Victoria Kim is a doctoral candidate in the Social Sciences and Comparative Education at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her dissertation focuses on examining the perceived impacts of federal Minority-Serving Institution (MSI) funding and to what extent this drives new, deeper, and broader understanding of serving minority students. Her research interests include examining educational practices and programs from early childhood to postsecondary education that support bilingual, immigrant, minority, and English language learning students with a focus on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Prof.Kim received her Ed.M. in International Educational Development from Teachers College, Columbia University, M.A. in Education and B.A. in Psychology from University of California, Davis.

Selected Publications

Dizon, J. P. & Kim, V. (2019). A community defining itself. SPARK Magazine: Elevating Scholarship on Social Issues, National Center for Institutional Diversity (NCID), University of Michigan. Retrieved from Medium.com

Teranishi, R. T. & Kim, V. (2017). The changing demographic landscape of the nation: Perspectives on college opportunities for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, The Educational Forum, 81, 1-13.

Nguyen, B. M. D., Alcantar, C. M., Curammeng, E. R., Hernandez, E., Kim, V., Paredes, A. D., Freeman, R., Nguyen, M. H., Teranishi, R. T. (2017). The racial heterogeneity project: Implications for educational research, practice, and policy. Los Angeles, CA: The Institute for immigration, Globalization, & Education. Retrieved from Act.org

Kim, V. (2019). AERA Research on Education for Asian and Pacific American Special Interest Group (REAPA SIG). “Job Searching: Faculty/Postdoc”. Retrieved from Research on the Education of Asian and Pacific Americans- WordPress

Kim, V. (2019). AERA Research on Education for Asian and Pacific American Special Interest Group (REAPA SIG). “After attending the 2019 AERA annual conference”. Retrieved from Research on the Education of Asian and Pacific Americans- WordPress

Kim, V. (2018). ASHE Graduate Student Website. “Tips and strategies for writing a dissertation proposal”. Retrieved from Ashe Grads- WordPress