Nolan Krueger is a Ford fellow and counseling psych doctoral candidate working alongside Dr. Kevin Cokley in the Multicultural lab. His research investigates Multiracial identity, and the various health effects of Multiracial-specific phenomena on both psychological well-being as well as behavioral health for Mixed-race individuals. His research also focuses on minority status stressors, and the psychosocial experiences impacting students of color in higher education.
Nolan is a practicum therapist providing services in both university and community-based settings. His expertise lies in issues of culture/ethnicity/race, identity development, interpersonal relationships, creativity, and academic/career aspirations. He is currently placed as an advanced extern in the St. Edward's University Health and Counseling Center, Austin, TX.
Nolan is active in both criminal justice as well as educational policy work, particularly as it affects Black and brown Texans at the local, regional, and state level. During the summer months, he conducts research and analysis and helps craft policy briefings and reports for the Institute of Urban Policy Research and Analysis housed in UT's African and African Diaspora Studies Department.
Nolan is also a teaching assistant in the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering, working with undergraduate engineers to enhance professional communication, public speaking, and technical writing.