Parent-Child and Sibling Relationships Research

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Name & Title Research Interests Contact Information
Gustavo Carlo, PhD
Millsap Professor of Diversity, CFPR Director
Prosocial and moral development among children and adolescents; temperament, family correlates, social cognitions and emotions, and culture-related variables associated with such development; positive health and adjustment among Latino families and youth (573) 884-6301
carlog@missouri.edu
Chelsea Garneau-Rosner, PhD
Assistant Professor
Divorce, remarriage, & stepfamilies; stepfamily processes; family structure transitions; evaluation of interventions and treatment programs for stepfamilies (573) 882-4035
garneauc@missouri.edu
Jean Ispa, PhD
Professor, Department Co-Chair
Parent-child and teacher-child interaction; Early Head Start evaluation; family and child care in Russia (573) 882-2796
ispaj@missouri.edu
Sarah Killoren, PhD
Assistant Professor
Family relationships, culture, and Latino adolescent and young adult adjustment; contributions of parents and siblings to adolescents’ sexual health and positive development; parent-adolescent and sibling relationship dynamics (573) 882-7528
killorens@missouri.edu
Duane Rudy, PhD
Associate Professor
Socialization processes; parent-child relationships; culture and the family; parental cognition (573) 884-1701
rudyd@missouri.edu