Manfred van Dulmen

Dr. Manfred van Dulmen

Research Areas:

Does Dr. van Dulmen plan to recruit a doctoral student for the next incoming class?

Research Interests:

  • Adolescent and Young Adult Romantic Relationships
  • Developmental Psychopathology
  • Measurement and Methodology.


Lab site:

Interpersonal Relationship & Developmental Psychopathology Lab  

Courses Frequently Taught:

  • Psychology of Intimate Relationships (undergrad)
  • Psychology of Foster Care and Adoption (undergrad)
  • Quantitative Statistical Analysis II (graduate)
  • Analysis of Change and Development (graduate)



* denotes graduate student author

*Wesche, R., Claxton, S. E., Lefkowitz, E., & van Dulmen, M. H. M. (in press). Evaluations and future plans after casual sexual experiences: Differences across partner type. Journal of Sex Research.

*Baker, E. A., Klipfel, K. K., & van Dulmen, M. H. M. (in press). Self-control and emotional and verbal aggression in dating couples: A dyadic understanding. Journal of Interpersonal Violence

Van Dulmen, M. H. M., & Deluca, H. K. (2017). Former foster care youth and resilient functioning in emerging adulthood. In. L. Padilla-Walker & L. Nelson (Eds.), Flourishing during the third decade of life. Oxford University Press.

Goncy, E. A. & van Dulmen, M. H. M. (2016). The association of attachment anxiety and avoidance with emotional dating abuse perpetration using multi-method, dyadic data. Violence and Victims, 31, 622 - 637.

Chow, C. M., Claxton, S. E., & van Dulmen, M. H. M. (2015). Testing dyadic mechanisms the right way: A primer into moderated actor-partner interdependence model with latent variable interactions. Emerging Adulthood, 3, 421 – 433.

*Deluca, H.K., Claxton, S.E., Baker, E.A, & van Dulmen, M.H.M. (2015). I get by with a little help from my friends: Examining the peer context of casual sex outcomes. European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 12, 565 - 578

*Claxton, S. E., DeLuca, H., & van Dulmen, M. H. M. (2015). The association between alcohol use and engagement in casual sexual relationships and experiences: A meta-analytic review of non-experimental studies. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 4, 837 – 856.

*Claxton, S.E., DeLuca, H. K., & van Dulmen, M.H.M. (2015). Confirmatory Factor Analysis using dyadic data: Current practices and recommendations. Testing, Psychometrics, Methodology in Applied Psychology, 22, 1-17

*Klipfel, K. M., Claxton, S., & van Dulmen, M. H. M. (2014). Interpersonal aggression victimization within casual sexual relationships and experiences. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 29, 557 – 569.

*Claxton, S. E., & van Dulmen M. H. M. (2013). Casual sexual relationships and experiences in emerging adulthood. Emerging Adulthood, 1, 138 – 150. 


Job Title

Professor & Associate Dean

Job Department

Department of Psychological Sciences



Office Location

223 Kent Hall Kent Hall



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