Faculty Outstanding research scholar award
Excellence in Research Mentorship-Undergraduate
Teaching and Research Interests:
- Mental Health
Ph.D. University of Iowa, 2000
Mental Health, Self, Identity, Stigma, Mental Illness
- 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.
Research Institutes and Initiatives
Healthy Communities Research Initiative