Carly Evich

Fall 2015

Research Interests

Positive youth development, youth civic engagement, social determinants of health, community-based participatory research


Mishra, A. A., Friedman, E. M., Mihalec-Adkins, B. P., Evich, C. D., Christ, S. L., & Marceau, K. (2020). Childhood maltreatment exposure and physical functional limitations in late adulthood: Examining subjective sleep quality in midlife as a mediator. Psychology & Health, 35(5), 573-592.

Nair, N., Taylor, Z. E., Evich, C. D., & Jones, B. L. (2020). Relations of positive parenting, effortful control, and resilience in rural Midwestern Latinx early adolescents. Children and Youth Services Review, 113.

Evich, C. D., Jones, B. L., Schmitt, S. A., & Taylor, Z. E. (2019). Parental restrictive feeding with Latinx adolescents: Examining the role of adolescent effortful control. Appetite, 143.

Taylor, Z. E., Kittrell, N., Nair, N., Evich, C. D., & Jones, B. L. (2019). Developmental antecedents of adolescent optimism in rural Midwestern U.S. Latinx youth. Journal of Community Psychology, 48, 448-463.

Taylor, Z. E., Evich, C. D., Marceau, K., Nair, N., & Jones, B. L. (2019). Associations between effortful control, cortisol awakening response, and depressive problems in Latino preadolescents. Journal of Early Adolescence, 39, 1050-1077.

Hopkins, L. C., Penicka, C., Evich, C. D., Jones, B. L., & Gunther, C. W. (2018). Project SWEAT (Summer Weight and Environmental Assessment Trial): Study protocol of an observational study using a multistate, prospective design that examines the weight gain trajectory among a racially and ethnically diverse convenience sample of economically disadvantaged school-age children. BMJ Open, 8, 1-13.

Kwak, Y., Taylor, Z. E., Anaya, L. Y., Feng, Y., Evich, C. D., & Jones, B. L. (2017). Cumulative family stress and diurnal cortisol responses in Midwest Latino families. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 39, 82-97.

Schmitt, S. A., Korucu, I., Jones, B. L., Snyder, F. J., Evich, C. D., & Purpura, D. J. (2017). Self-regulation as a correlate of weight status in preschool children. Early Child Development and Care, 189, 68-78.

Taylor, Z. E., Jones, B. L., Anaya, L. Y., & Evich, C. D. (2017). Effortful control as a mediator between contextual stressors and adjustment in Midwestern Latino youth. Journal of Latina/o Psychology, 6, 248-257.

Huprich, S. K., Lengu, K. J., & Evich, C. D. (2016). Interpersonal problems and their relationship to depression, self-esteem, and malignant self-regard. Journal of Personality Disorders, 30, 742-761.

Lengu, K. J., Evich, C. D., Nelson, S. M., & Huprich, S. K. (2015). Expanding the utility of the malignant self-regard construct. Psychiatry Research, 229, 801-808.

Honors and Awards

  • 2019-2021, Office of Engagement Graduate Assistantship for Service-Learning, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
  • 2019, Charles V. and Audrey Palm Riker Graduate Student Scholarship Award, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
  • 2015-2017, Agricultural Research Program (ARP) Diversity Fellowship, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
  • 2015, Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program Scholar, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI


  • 2019-2020, Senator, Department of Public Health, Purdue Graduate Student Senate
  • 2019-2020, Purdue Graduate Student Government Community Outreach Team
  • 2018-2020, Purdue Graduate Student Government Grant Review and Allocation Committee


  • M.S., 2018, Human Development and Family Studies, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
  • B.S., 2015, Psychology with honors (Spanish double-major), Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI


Advisor: Dr. Zoe Taylor

Carly Evich

Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant

Human Development and Family Studies

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