Current and former students

Current Doctoral Students

Erin McGruder, MA

Anqi Peng, MSE

Morgan Vannoy, MA

Hui Wang, MA

Huda Zeitouni, MSE

Former Doctoral Students

Li Chen-Bouck, PhD
Assistant Professor and Research Analyst, School of Education, Baker University, Baldwin City KS
Dissertation: The relations of Chinese mothers’ endorsement of Chinese cultural values and parenting beliefs to their parenting styles and practices

Sharla Cruse, PhD
Dissertation: The relationship of ethnic identity, perceived discrimination, and outgroup contact to racial attitudes in African American college students

Bixi Qiao, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Northern State University, Aberdeen SD
Dissertation: Factors that encourage and discourage reporting of bullying behaviors: A phenomenological study on graduate teaching assistants’ workplace experiences

Monica Lang Reintjes, PhD
Counselor, private practice, Newport News VA
Dissertation: Exploring the associations of cultural intelligence with culturally responsive teaching self efficacy, relevant experiences, and job satisfaction in a sample of White American teachers

Jumesha Wade, PhD
Executive Director, Start at Zero, Kansas City MO
Dissertation: Sunday School is Marching On: An exploration of children’s perceptions of church, Sunday School, and a Bible-based Sunday School lesson

Ge Yu
Dissertation: Resilience to peer victimization: The role of school attachment

Jenna Kelley Zucker, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin – Platteville
Dissertation: Observing racial socialization: How do White parent-child dyads talk about race?