Sharon Colvin

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Sharon Colvin

Sharon Colvin

University of Pittsburgh
5529 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Email: sharon.colvin@pitt.edu

Graduate Student Researcher

School Affiliations


Recent Grants

  • The Library as a Learning Space: Youth Services Staff as Educators in the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Student-Faculty Research Grant, University of Pittsburgh School of Education

Recent Publications

  • Colvin, S. & Akiva, T. (Under Review). Supporting Basic Psychological Needs in a Dual-Role Mentorship Program: A Case Study of Two Black, LGBTQ Emerging Adults.
  • Coulter R.W.S., Colvin S., Arnold G., Akiva T., D'Ambrogi E. & Davis V. (Under Review) Training pre-service teachers to improve their knowledge, attitudes, self-efficacy, and skills for serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students.
  • Hecht, M. & Colvin, S. (2018). Getting dirty: Little nature in informal learning spaces. Voice of Youth Advocates, 41(1), 34-36.
  • Colvin, S. & Akiva, T. (2017). Evaluation Report: Dreams of Hope Apprentice Program. Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh.