Kristen Marcussen

Kristen Marcussen

Department of Sociology and Criminology
Full 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

Medical and Mental Health, Social Psychology

Publications

  • Gallagher, Mary, Kristen Marcussen, and Richart T. Serpe. 2022. “Multiple Identities and Sources of Reflected Appraisals in Identity Theory.” Social Psychology Quarterly, 85: 142-163. https://doi.org/10.1177/01902725221081798
  • Marcussen, Kristen, Katharine Gary and Richard T. Serpe. 2021. “Meaning Matters: Measuring the Mental Illness Identity.” Social Science Research. 100. 102617 https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0049089X21000946?dgcid=author
  • Marcussen, Kristen, Mary Gallagher, and Christian Ritter. 2021. “Stigma Resistance and the Mental Illness Identity.” Journal of Health and Social Behavior 62: 19-36. https://doi.org/10.1177/0022146520976624
  • Marcussen, Kristen, Mary Gallagher, and Christian Ritter. 2019. “Mental Illness as a Stigmatized Identity.” Society and Mental Health 9: 211-227. https://doi.org/10.1177/2156869318810326

Research Institutes and Initiatives

Healthy Communities Research Initiative