We are pleased to announce the winners of funding and recognition from Center for Families programs for the 2020-2021 year.

Faculty Awards

Burkhart Faculty Fellowship – Trenton D. Mize, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts. Attenuating the Commitment Penalty: How Organizational Policies and Workplace Culture Affect Perceptions of Workers Who Take Parental Leave

Research Enhancement Grant – Kristine Marceau on behalf of Alishia Elliott for Biobehavioral Development Lab Undergraduate Research

Graduate Student Awards

Family Research Grant – Reilly Kincaid, Sociology, College of Liberal Arts. Work-Family Conflict and Marital Quality Crossover: The Role of Partner-Child Relationship

Interdisciplinary Research Grant – Lindsay Bryant, Human Development and Family Studies, College of Health and Human Sciences. Physical Activity and School Readiness in Preschoolers

Levien Family Policy Scholarship – Christine McCall, Human Development and Family Studies, College of Health and Human Sciences

Lorene Burkhart Award for Excellence in Research About Families
Kristine Marceau, Assistant Professor, Human Development and Family Studies, College of Health and Human Sciences
Parenting and prenatal risk as moderators of genetic influences on conduct problems during middle childhood 

Marceau, K., Rolan, E., Leve, L. D., Ganiban, J. M., Reiss, D., Shaw, D. S., … & Neiderhiser, J. M. (2019). Parenting and prenatal risk as moderators of genetic influences on conduct problems during middle childhood. Developmental psychology, 55(6), 1164. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6533149/

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