Jonathan Santo

Professor, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • 402-554-4056
  • Contributors
  • United States of America

About Jonathan Santo

Jonathan Santo is a professor of psychology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He serves as director of the graduate Developmental Psychology program and associate director of the Office of Latino/Latin-American Studies. Most of his research focuses on the impact of peer relations on child and adolescent development, with emphasis on the importance of friendships as a source of social support. Santo also studies cultural differences in factors related to self-esteem as well as classroom-level influences. Ultimately, his research is aimed at improving the lives of children and adolescents by fostering supportive school environments and encouraging positive peer relationships.

Topics

Channels contributed to:

Education

Online Elsewhere