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Andrew Behnke

Andrew Behnke

Former Extension Human Development Specialist & Associate Professor
Andrew is no longer active in Extension
Agricultural & Human

Job Description Dr. Behnke is an associate professor of human development and an extension Latino parent specialist at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. He has served the Latino community since 1997 in different capacities. He developed the “Juntos” program along with Cintia Aguilar. He conducts applied research and outreach on academic achievement among Latino youth, parent involvement in academics, stress and parenting, and Latino fatherhood. His life mission is bringing better attention to those factors that help immigrant Latino families succeed and thrive in the U.S.