Manya Jyotishi, PhD

Research Specialist


(864) 287-8063 Ext. 719

Dr. Manya Jyotishi is a Research Specialist supporting the FUEL for 50 project and other Research & Evaluation initiatives. She is based in Pawcatuck, CT.

Manya is a developmental psychologist with extensive experience in qualitative and quantitative methods, project management, and working with vulnerable populations (children with ASD, justice-involved youth, women with history of substance use). She earned her PhD at the University of Connecticut and her undergraduate degree at Hunter College of CUNY, New York. Manya brings a background in early childhood development, experience working with clients at a service-oriented firm, and the ability to lead and manage the complexities of fee-for-service projects. Manya also has vast experience in qualitative research methods and cross-cultural research.


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