Graduate Students

Name Email Address Phone # Location Research Interests
Paula Adams  (509) 335-7884 Pullman
  • Integration of practice and research in college health promotion
Alana Anderson N/A Pullman
  • Early childhood cognitive development and executive function interventions
Ben Bayly  N/A Pullman
  • Parent-child interactions and how values drive individual behaviors and influence relationships
Veronica Bonilla (509) 335-7352 Pullman
  • Emotion regulation development in early childhood and how parent-child relationships contribute to developmental processes
Alexa Carr  (509) 335-5026 Pullman
  • Incorporation of animal assisted interventions into novel and pre-existing prevention programming
Eleanor Dizon N/A Pullman
  • The role of parent-child relationships in emerging adulthood and how these relationships may inform the development of parent-based interventions
Zena Edwards (360) 867-2161 Pullman
Angie Funaiole (509) 335-5476 Pullman
Jackelyn Hidalgo 509-335-7352 Pullman
  • Childhood obesity prevention
Karen Higgins N/A Vancouver
Katherine Hirchak N/A Spokane
  • Substance use disorders among American Indian/Alaska Natives
Myah Houghten 509-358-7644 Spokane
Leah Hyman (509) 335-5476 Pullman
Alexandra Jackson N/A Vancouver
  • Obesity prevention and treatment
Valerie Jarvensivu N/A Vancouver
Jaimie Jeffords  (509) 335-5476 Pullman
  • The relationship of policy and environmental factors in influencing population health
Eunsaem Kim  (509) 335-8678 Vancouver
Stephanie Kuzara Pullman
Amanda Lamp N/A Spokane
  • Sleep and performance in avaiation, with an emphasis on Fatigue Risk Management Systems (FRMS)
Jennifer Lawrence N/A Pullman
Nathan Lee  N/A Pullman
  • Gene-expression and psychoneuroendocrinological outcomes; mindfulness; stress-reactivity and resilience; human-animal interactions
SuYeon Lee (509) 335-2923 Vancouver
  • Influence of parent-child relationships on emotion socialization in early and middle childhood
Cristina McAllister N/A Pullman
  • Parent-adolescent communication through the use of media
Shane McFarland 509-432-9213 Pullman
  • Risk and protective factors, influences of physical activity and exercise with regards to preventing undesired health outcomes, violence prevention, and understanding the intersection of research and rigorous program evaluation
Amanda McMahon  N/A Pullman
  • Promoting the overall health of people with disability through exercise and the practice of mindfulness
Hannah Merley N/A Pullman
Emma Noyes N/A Spokane
Yadi Olivera (509) 335-5496 Pullman
Katy Pietz N/A Pullman
  • Sports related concussion prevention
Guadalupe Ramos (509) 335-7352 Pullman
  • Parental influences on children’s coping
Stephanie Roeter  (509) 335-5026 Pullman
  • Human-animal interaction particularly within equine assisted activities and therapy programs
Gitanjali Shrestha (509) 335-5502 Pullman
  • Statistical methods that can be used to evaluate prevention programs in non-experimental settings
Karina Silva Garcia (509) 335-7352 Pullman
  • Childhood obesity prevention
Crystal Smith N/A Spokane
  • Drug abuse prevention within families and among adolescents
Mashonda Smith (509) 335-0087 Pullman
  • Exploring research-based risk and protective factors associated with student-teacher relationships among high-risk status students’ developmental and academic outcomes
Miranda Strey (509) 335-8678 Pullman
Senait Tekle (509) 335-5502 Pullman
  • Use of prevention science to promote health equity and improve health and well-being of young adults
Jaymie Vandagriff (509) 335-2923 Pullman
  • Prevention programming that incorporates human-animal interaction
Jason Wheeler (509) 335-2918 Pullman
  • Prevention of gender based violence by exploring risk factors including how media influences attitudes and behaviors