Professor, Psychological Science
School of Social Ecology
Ph.D., University of Michigan
Phone: (949) 824-5219, 5574
Fax: (949) 824-3002
University of California, Irvine
Psychology and Social Behavior
3389 Social Ecology Building II
Mail Code: 7085
Irvine, CA 92697
developmental psychology, work and family, parental involvement in education, transition to parenthood, autism
The family context of children's social development and achievement, which includes studies of parental employment; mothers' and fathers' involvement in school; marital quality and gender roles; co-sleeping and family functioning, and the transition to parenthood. Recent research also includes study of the early development of children who are later diagnosed with autism.
Please see link to PSB Faculty Webpage for updated publication listing.