Graduate Student Productivity

Our graduate students take great pride in the work that they share with the academic community!

During the 2020-2021 academic year, UConn HDFS graduate students became experts at sharing their work virtually, presenting over 45 research presentations over Zoom and many other platforms. They have also published their research in journals from a range of disciplines, including adolescent development, family sciences, cultural psychology, public health, and gender and sexuality studies.  

 

Conference Presentations

See CURRENT & PAST PRESENTATIONS !

Current graduate students have presented their work at regional, national, and international conferences, including:

  • American Psychological Association
  • Gerontological Society of America
  • International Conference for Adoption Research
  • International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development
  • National Council on Family Relations
  • New England Psychological Association
  • Society for Research on Adolescence
  • Society for Cross Cultural Research
  • Society of Behavioral Medicine
  • Society of Research on Child Development
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • World Association for Infant Mental Health

 

Journal Publications

See CURRENT & PAST PUBLICATIONS !

Current graduate students have published in many top peer reviewed journals, including:

  • Appetite
  • Archives of Sexual Behavior
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology
  • Journal of Family Psychology
  • Journal of Public Health
  • Journal of School Psychology
  • Journal of Social and Personal Relationships
  • Journal of Youth and Adolescence
  • LGBT Health

Dissertations

See list of COMPLETED DISSERTATIONS !

Graduate students in HDFS choose to write dissertations on a wide variety of topics, which reflect the diversity of research areas within the program. A list of completed dissertations can be viewed here.