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Jen Doty

Jen Doty

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Current program: Ph.D., Family Science

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Northern Illinois University

Research Interests

Jennifer’s research interests include the well-being of parents and adolescents, translational research using online tools, and parent-based prevention. Her long term goal is to build bridges between basic research and applied settings.

Research Agenda

Does the quality of relationships in one generation affect adolescents' portfolio of supportive relationships in the next generation?  In turn, is having a portfolio of supportive relationships linked to adolescent and parent well being?

Doty Research Agenda


Doty receives NCFR Ruth Hathaway Jewson Award

Doty and fellow grads bring home the SPR Sloboda/Bukowski cup

Doty receives David H. Olson Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

Doty selected as a mentor for the SRA Young Scholars program

Doty publishes article on social media use of parents of adolescents

Grads Doty, Xiong, and Yumbul presented WPLC awards

Doty awarded two KON fellowships

Doty receives AAFCS National Graduate Fellowship


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