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Porter, Tenelle

Tenelle ( is a [former] doctoral candidate in Developmental and Psychological Sciences at Stanford University. Her research focused on ways to promote positive development among adolescents and young adults. Specific research interests include youth civic engagement, youth entrepreneurship, purpose, growth mindset and intellectual humility. Before Stanford, Tenelle worked on a cross-national study of youth character development at Oxford’s Centre for Cognition and Culture. Tenelle has a BA from the University of Kansas and an MSc in Evidence Based Social Intervention from the University of Oxford.

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Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Pennsylvania