Neitzel, Jen

Jen Neitzel

Jen Neitzel, Ph.D. is a Research Scientist at the FPG Child Development Institute. Dr. Neitzel’s work is focused on implicit bias, particularly related to early childhood suspensions and expulsions, and racial equity in early childhood education. Dr. Neitzel has written articles, co-authored book chapters, developed online training modules, and presented extensively at conferences on topics related to implicit bias, suspensions/expulsions, and high-quality early learning environments.

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Research Scientist


FPG Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina

Primary Role: 

Training/TA Provider/Consultant/Faculty

Primary Affiliation: 

Institute of Higher Education