Institute for Positive Psychology & Education

Dr Jiesi Guo

Senior Research Fellow

Dr Jiesi Guo’s current research focuses on (1) the academic motivational factors (e.g., task value, self-concept) and choice behaviors, (2) the impact of school climate and family socialization on students’ motivational beliefs, (3) how multiple ecological systems on the cultural, social, motivational, and behavioral development of youth shape their major and career choices particularly in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics); (4) methodological issues in Structural Equation Modelling (e.g., multi-group and multi-level modeling).