Student Research Projects

student playing a computer game in the game lab

Kelsey Chappetta

  • The Role of Gender in Video Games
  • How Gender Role Stereotypes Affect Attraction in an Online Dating Scenario

Tess Gemberling

  • Lay Justifications for Interfaith Intolerance
  • An Interdisciplinary Examination of Relational Violence and Victim Sexual Orientation
  • Preferences in Pornography and Their Links to Sexual Behavior and Relationship Functioning

Hwaheun Kim

  • Interplay of Self-Esteem Difficulties, Emotion Regulation, and Parental Psychological Control in Young Adolescents’ Friendship Jealousy
  • The Interaction of Self-Esteem and the Friendship Network Structure as the Context of Jealousy in Young Adolescents’ Friendship

Stephanie Masters

  • Perceived pubertal timing, peer relationships, and psychosocial outcomes in adolescence
  • Gender stereotypes and belonging across high school girls’ social groups: Beyond the STEM classroom
  • Do gender conformity pressure and occupational knowledge influence stereotypical occupation preferences in middle childhood?