Way, Niobe



Niobe Way is Professor of Applied Psychology at New York University, Director of the NYU Developmental Psychology Program, and Co-Director of the NYU Center for Research on Culture, Development, and Education.  She is also the President for the Society for Research on Adolescence.  Niobe Way received her doctorate from Harvard and was a postdoctoral fellow at Yale.  Her research has been funded by the National Institute of Mental Health, The National Science Foundation, The William T. Grant Foundation, The Spencer Foundation, and other foundations.  Besides Deep Secrets, featured in her Rorotoko interview, Way is the author of numerous books, including Everyday Courage: The Lives and Stories of Urban Teenagers.

On Rorotoko:

On her book Deep Secrets: Boys' Friendships and the Crisis of Connection
(Our Cover Feature of June 28, 2011)