Toni Falbo is a Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology and Faculty Research Affiliate of the Population Research Center. Falbo has served as a Fellow of the American Psychological Association since 1982 and a Fellow of the Society for Experimental Social Psychology since 2009. She has held the position of President for the Southwestern Psychological Association as well as for Division 34 of the American Psychological Association. In 2007 Falbo won the Newman-Proshansky Award for her contributions to the field of Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology. Falbo runs the Social Psychological Approaches to East Asian and Asian American Education lab at UT Austin, and her work on only children is often featured on the BBC.