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Sharon L. Christ

Contact Information
Email: slchrist@purdue.edu
Office: 225 Hanley Hall Map
Phone: (765)-496-1638
Fax: (765)-496-1144
Homepage: Homepage
Assistant Professor of Human Development & Family Studies and Assistant Professor of Statistics

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Education


Ph.D. 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

Grants


NICHD, NIOSH, NEI

Selected Publications


Wadsworth, S. M., Cardin, J. F., Christ, S., Willerton, E., O'Grady, A. F., Topp, D., ... & Mustillo, S. (2016). Accumulation of Risk and Promotive Factors Among Young Children in US Military Families. American journal of community psychology, 57(1-2), 190-202.

Schwichtenberg, A. J., Christ, S., Abel, E., & Poehlmann-Tynan, J. A. (2016). Circadian sleep patterns in toddlers born preterm: Longitudinal associations with developmental and health concerns. Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 37(5), 358-369.

Choi*, J. Y., Elicker, J., Dobbs-Oates, J., & Christ, S. L. (2016). Predicting growth trajectories in early academic learning: Evidence from growth curve modeling with Head Start children. Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 36, 244-258.

Marini, C. M., Wadsworth, S. M., Christ, S. L., & Franks, M. M. (2015). Emotion expression, avoidance and psychological health during reintegration A dyadic analysis of actor and partner associations within a sample of military couples. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 0265407515621180.



Clarke*, T. C., Christ, S. L., Soler-Vila, H., Lee, D. J., Arheart, K. L., Prado, G., & Fleming, L. E. (2015). Working with cancer: Health and employment among cancer survivors. Annals of Epidemiology, 25(11), 832-838. doi: 10.1016.j.annepidem.2015.07.011

Fernandez*, C. A., Christ, S. L., LeBlanc, W. G., Arheart, K. L., Dietz, N. A., McCollister, K. E., . . . Lee, D. J. (2015). Effect of childhood victimization on occupational prestige and income trajectories. PLOS One, 10(2).

Friedman, E. M., Christ, S. L., & Mroczek, D. K. (2015). Inflammation partially mediates the association of multimorbidity and functional limitations in a national sample of middleaged and older adults: The MIDUS study. Journal of Aging and Health, 27(5), 843-863. doi: 10.1177/0898264315569453

Kachan*, D., Fleming, L. E., Christ, S. L., Muennig, P., Prado, G., Tannenbaum, S. L., . . . Lee, D. J. (2015). Health status of older US workers and non-workers, National Health Interview Survey, 1997-2011. Preventing Chronic Disease, 12.

Zheng*, D. D., Bokman, C. L., Lam, B. L., Christ, S. L., Swenor*, B. K., West, S. K., . . . Lee, D. J. (2015). Longitudinal relationships between visual acuity and severe depressive symptoms in older adults: The Salisbury Eye Evaluation Study. Aging and Mental Health. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2015.1008985

French, D. C., Eisenberg, N., Sallquist, J., Purwono, U., Lu, T., & Christ, S. (2013). Parent-adolescent relationships, religiosity, and the social adjustment of Indonesian Muslim adolescents.Journal of Parenting. 27(3): 421-430.

Lam, B. L., Christ, S. L., Zheng, D. D., West, S. K., Munoz, B., Swenor, S., & Lee, D. J. (2013). Longitudinal relationships among visual acuity and tasks of everyday life: The Salisbury Eye Evaluation Study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 54: 193-200.

Wang, F., Christ, S. L., Mills-Koonces, R., Garrett-Peters, P., & Cox, M. (2013). Association between maternal sensitivity and externalizing behavior from preschool to preadolescence. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology. 34: 89-100.

Iritani, B. J., Waller, M. W., Halpern, C. T., Moracco, K. E., Christ, S. L., & Flewelling, R. L. (2013) Alcohol outlet density, alcohol use, and young women's perpetration toward male intimate partners. Journal of Family Violence, 28, 459-470.

Waller, M. W., Iritani, B. J., Christ, S. L., Halpern, C. T., Moracco, K. E., & Flewelling, R. L. (2013). Perpetration of intimate partner violence by young adult men: The association with alcohol outlet density and drinking behavior. Journal of Health and Place, 21, 10-19.

Wang, F., Christ, S. L., Mills-Koonces, R., Garret-Peters, P., & Cox, M. (2013). Association between maternal sensitivity and externalizing behavior from preschool to preadolescence. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 34, 89-100

Waller, M. W., Iritani, B. J., Christ, S. L., Clark, H. K., Moracco, K. E., Halpern, C. T., & Flewelling, R. L. (2012). Relationships among alcohol outlet density, alcohol use, and intimate partner violence victimization among young women in the United States. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 27(10), 2062-2086.

Waller, M. W., Iritani, B. J., Christ, S. L., Halpern, C. T., Moracco, K. E., & Flewelling, R. L. (2012). Violence victimization of young men in heterosexual relationships: Does alcohol outlet density influence outcomes? Violence and Victims, 27(4), 527-547.

Muntaner, C., Ng, E., Vanroelen, C., Christ, S., & Eaton, W. W. (2012) Social stratification, social closure, and social class as determinants of mental health disparities. In C. S. Aneshensel, J. C. Phelan, & A. Bierman (Eds.), Handbook of the sociology of mental health. Dordrecht: Springer.

Christ, S. L., Fleming, L. E., Lee, D. J., Muntaner, C., Muening, P., & Caban-Martinez, A. J. (2012). The effects of a psychosocial dimension of socio-economic position on survival: Occupational prestige and mortality among U.S. working adults. Sociology of Health and Illness, 34(7), 1103-1117.

Christ, S. L., Fleming, L. E., Lee, D. J., Muntaner, C., Muennig, P. A., & Caban-Martinez, A. J. (2012). The effects of a psychosocial dimension of socioeconomic position on survival: occupational prestige and mortality among US working adults. Sociol Health Illn, 34(7), 1103-1117. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9566.2012.01456.x

Zheng, D. D., Christ, S. L., Lam, B. L., Arheart, K. L., Galor, A., & Lee, D. J. (2012). Increased mortality risk among the visually impaired: the roles of mental well-being and preventive care practices. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 53(6), 2685-2692. doi: 10.1167/iovs.11-8794

Davila, E. P., Christ, S. L., Caban-Martinez, A. J., Lee, D. J., Arheart, K. L., LeBlanc, W. G., . . . Fleming, L. E. (2010). Young adults, mortality, and employment. J Occup Environ Med, 52(5), 501-504. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0b013e3181d5e371

Biemer, P. P., Christ, S. L., & Wiesen, C. A. (2009). A general approach for estimating scale score reliability for panel survey data. Psychol Methods, 14(4), 400-412. doi: 10.1037/a0016618

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