• Research

    Aeriel's research interests center on issues related to race and racial identity in higher education. In particular, Aeriel is invested in research exploring transracial Asian American adoptees' racialized experienced and racial identity formation in higher education.

    Current Projects

    The following are a sample of research projects Aeriel is currently working on:

    • Asian American transracial adoptees' racial identity formation in college
    • Experiences of Asian American transracial adoptees' working in higher education
    • Role of memory in critical scholarship, pedagogy, and praxis
    • Public and hidden transcripts in undergraduate Student of Color activism