Professor, Psychology; Faculty Associate, Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies
Dr. Edward Chang is a Professor of Psychology at the University of Michigan and a Faculty Associate in Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies. Dr. Chang is also Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science and a Fellow of the Asian American Psychological Association. He received his Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. His current research interests involve the study of several different predictors of adjustment, including optimism and pessimism, perfectionism, and social problem solving. He is particularly interested in understanding how cultural and racial factors influence these variables and how they relate to physical and psychological adjustment.