Kristen Marcussen

Kristen Marcussen

Sociology
Associate Professor
Campus:
Kent
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-3615
Fax:
330-672-4724

Biography

Faculty Outstanding research scholar award

Excellence in Research Mentorship-Undergraduate

Teaching and Research Interests:

  • Mental Health
  • Self
  • Identity
  • Stigma

Education

Ph.D. University of Iowa, 2000

Expertise

Mental Health, Self, Identity, Stigma, Mental Illness

Publications

  • Marcussen, Kristen and Mary Gallagher. 2017. “The Role of Aspirations and Obligations in Explaining the Relationship between Identity Discrepancies and Psychological Distress.” Sociological Perspectives 60: 1019-1038.
  • Gross, Christi L. and Kristen Marcussen. 2017. “Postpartum Depression in Mothers and Fathers: The Role of Parenting Efficacy Expectations During the Transition to Parenthood.” Sex Roles 76: 290-305.
  • Marcussen, Kristen and Emily K. Asencio. 2016. “Stigma Resistance and the Mental Illness Self-View.” PP. 473-508 in Jan E. Stets and Richard T. Serpe (eds.) New Directions in Identity Theory & Research. Oxford University Press.

Documents

Research Institutes and Initiatives

Healthy Communities Research Initiative