Sean Joe

CSD Faculty Director; Washington University in St. Louis
Youth Development: Effective Transitions to Adulthood

Sean Joe is a CSD faculty director from the Brown School at Washington University. He partners with CSD on the Race and Opportunity Lab, which focuses on youth development and effective transitions to adulthood, especially for young black males.

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HomeGrown STL

Youth Development

Our research focuses on building capacity in St. Louis City and County to better serve and foster the positive development of young black males ages 12-29.

Race and Opportunity Lab

Youth Development

We examine race, opportunity and social mobility with an emphasis on informing policies and interventions to reduce inequality in adolescents’ transition to adulthood.