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Sharon L. Christ

Contact Information
Email: slchrist@purdue.edu
Office: FWLR 215 Map
Phone: (765) 496-1638
Fax: (765) 496-1144
Homepage: Homepage
Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Science and Associate Professor of Statistics

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Pillars of Interdisciplinary Research Excellence

Social Contexts and Policy for Optimal Aging; Enhancing Biological and Physical Function in Later Life


PhD University of North Carolina 2008

Research Interests

Contextual and Dynamic Models of Human Development Child Maltreatment Adolescent Development and Socialization

Teaching Interests

Structural Equation Modeling Survey Data Analysis - Complex Samples Longitudinal and Contextual (multi-level)modeling


2023 - U.S. Army Medical Research & Development Command
2023 - Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
2021 - National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (2)
2021 - U.S. Army Medical Research & Development Command
2020 - Michigan State University
2019 - National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders

Selected Publications

Elicker, J., Gold, Z .S., Mishra, A. A., & Christ, S. L. (in press). Child care providers' quality improvement within QRIS. Child & Youth Care Forum

Leonard, L. B., Christ, S. L., Deevy, P., Karpicke, J., & Kueser, J. B. (in press). Retrieval practice and word learning by children with developmental language disorder: Does expanding retrieval provide additional benefit? Journal of speech, language, and hearing research: JSLHR

MacDermid Wadsworth, S., Topp, D., Lester, P., Stander, V., Christ, S. L., Whiteman, S., & Knobloch, L. (in press). Long-term consequences of mothers' and fathers' wartime deployments: Protocol for a two-wave panel study. PLOS ONE

Kaganovich, N., Schumaker, J., & Christ, S. (2023). Long-term phonemic representations become audiovisual by mid-childhood. Neuropsychologia, 188, 108633. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2023.108633

Lee, J., Keen, A. D, Farr, E., & Christ, S. (2023). TelePriming sentence production in aphasia. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 17, 1274620. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2023.1274620

Leonard, L. B., Deevy, P., Horvath, S., Christ, S. L., Karpicke, J., & Kueser, J. B. (2023). Can Retrieval Practice Facilitate Verb Learning in Children With Developmental Language Disorder and Their Peers With Typical Language Development?. Journal of speech, language, and hearing research : JSLHR, 66(4), 1309-1333. https://doi.org/10.1044/2022_JSLHR-22-00509

Richards, E. A., Christ, S. L., Rietdyk, S., Teas, E., & Franks, M. M. (2023). Association of physical Activity and gait speed: Does context matter? American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1177/15598276231157311

Walsh, B. M., Grobbel, H., Christ, S. L., Tichenor, S. E., & Gerwin, K. L. (2023). Exploring the Relationship Between Resilience and the Adverse Impact of Stuttering in Children. Journal of speech, language, and hearing research: JSLHR, 66(7), 2278-2295. https://doi.org/10.1044/2023_JSLHR-23-00012

Wei, L., Jin, S., Christ, S., & French, D. (2023). Longitudinal associations between popularity, peer acceptance, and academic achievement in Chinese adolescents. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 47(6), 497-507. https://doi.org/10.1177/01650254231198040

Gerwin, K. L., Walsh, B., & Christ, S. L. (2022). Error characteristics lend specificity to nonword repetition performance in children who stutter with and without concomitant disorders. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research: JSLHR, 65(7), 2571-2585. https://doi.org/10.1044/2022_JSLHR-21-00654

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