Iseli Hernandez

Admissions Recruiter, ESTEEM


Iseli is the Admissions Recruiter for the ESTEEM Graduate Program. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Northwestern University in 2014, where she conducted research exploring parents’ and children’s understanding of health topics and how this understanding varies by culture.   

 After college, Iseli became a research assistant at Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine following over 400 children and their mothers in order to map out both typical and child disruptive behavior. Iseli then followed her research interests and enrolled in graduate school. During this time, she collected data in the U.S. and Mexico and explored topics related to children’s and adults’ understanding of health, illness, and death. She received a Master’s degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2018. In her spare time, Iseli can be found reading, cooking, and training for half marathons.