Adriana M. Manago

Adriana Manago is a doctoral candidate in developmental psychology at UCLA and a researcher at the Children’s Digital Media Center@Los Angeles. She studies adolescent gender and identity development and the transition into adulthood in different cultures, including in the context of social networking sites and in a Maya community in Chiapas, Mexico. She is also the first author of "Self-Presentation and Gender on MySpace" published in Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology in 2008.