Sophia (Sophie) Choukas-Bradley

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Member-At-Large, UD Faculty & Staff Pride Caucus

Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences



As Member-At-Large of the Pride Caucus, Sophie Choukas-Bradley serves as a voting member of the board and contributes to caucus projects and committees. She arrived at UD in June 2020, as an Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences. Sophie is the director of the Teen and Young Adult Lab (TAYA Lab), which conducts research focused on adolescent mental health. Current research studies focus on social media use, body image, sexuality, and LGBTQ+ mental health. Sophie also teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on adolescent development

Previous Positions Held

  • Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 2017–2020

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, University of North Carolina
  • Clinical psychology internship and post-doctoral fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Department of Psychiatry (Western Psychiatric)