Faculty Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity

student and professor in Ag garden

YEAR TITLE AUTHOR PROGRAM
2016 Transit paradise lost: What transit agency administrators say hinders them from pursuing social justice and fairness Wellman, Gerald Political Science and Public Administration
2016 Managing the Garden: Reclamation, Restoration, and Challenges in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Garone, Philip History
2015 Hashtag hijacking: what it is, why it happens and how to avoid it Panagopoulos, Orestis Computer Information Systems
2017 Examining Experiences of Victimization, Support for Punitive Punishments, and Confidence in the Criminal Justice System Chiang, Chau-Pu Criminal Justice
2015 Management strategies for sustainability education, planning, design, energy conservation in California higher education Petratos, Panagiotis Computer Information Systems
2012 Exploring the expectation of financial well-being upon retirement Soydemir, Gokce A Accounting and Finance
2012 Lessons learned as a disaster mental health counselor provider and educator Whitehead, Suzanne A  Advanced Studies
2012 Cigarette Smuggling and Terrorism Financing: A Script Approach to Organized Crime Hiropoulos, Alexandra Criminal Justice
2012 Personality and demographic predictors of aggressive and distracted driving Stanislaw, Harold Psychology and Child Development
2012 Exploring abortion knowledge and opinion Strongin, Dawn Psychology and Child Development
2012 Child Welfare Workers’ Views on Physical Punishment of Children Ringstad, Robin Social Work
2013 Addressing substance abuse, together Whitehead, Suzanne A Advanced Studies
2013 Students’ Assessment of Neighborhood Quality in the City of Turlock, California Avwunudiogba, Augustine Anthropology, Geography, and Ethnic Studies
2013 Cigarette smuggling and terrorism financing: A script approach Hiropoulos, Alexandra Criminal Justice 
2014 Agriculture's Contribution to Nitrate Contamination of Californian Groundwater (1945 to 2005) McNally, Alison Anthropology, Geography, and Ethnic Studies
2014 Visualizing property crime in Gauteng: Applying GIS to crime pattern theory Hiropoulos, Alexandra Criminal Justice 
2014 Could Philosophical Counseling Alleviate the Moral Distress of Nurses Working with Culturally Diverse Populations? Stanley, Mary Nursing 
2014 Experimental assessment of soils to be used for land application of vegetable and fruit by-products Ferriz, Horacio Physics, Physical Sciences, & Geology
2014 Mental Health First Aid USA: The implementation of a Mental Health First Aid training program in a rural healthcare setting Leyva, Valerie L Social Work
2014 Urbanization. In Investigating Social Problems Schafer, Tyler Sociology
2015 Delta Narratives: Saving the Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Garone, Philip History 
2015 Drought in California: Entering a New Water Future Garone, Philip History 
2015 California Physical Fitness Test: Stepping up to fitness Herring, Janice L Kinesiology
2015 Introduction to the special issue on attitudes and current research concerning intimate partner violence: Issues for child custody Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development
2015 Evidence-based treatments for autism: Why ABA is the gold standard Stanislaw, Harold Psychology and Child Development
2015 Twenty-Five or Life? The Framing Effect on Criminal Sentencing. Strongin, Dawn Psychology and Child Development
2016 Assisted Suicide and the Death Penalty: Examining Attitudes Towards State Sanctioned Death Chintakrindi, Sriram Criminal Justice
2016 Women’s Substance Abuse and its Impacts on Children’s Early Development and Deviant Behaviors Gao, Huan Criminal Justice
2016 Does Science Sanction Euthanasia and Physician- Assisted Suicide? An Historical Approach Weikart, Richard History 
2016 Instructional Motivations: What Can We Learn from Homeschooling Families? Olivant, Katie Liberal Studies
2016 Work Wellness: The Basics, A welfare-to-work success story Martin, Carolyn Nursing 
2016 International Perspectives on Traumatic Stress: Theory, Access, and Mental Health Services  Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development
2016 Impact of Complementary Therapies on Quality of Life for Cancer Survivors and their Caregivers Garcia, John Social Work
2016 Three sides to a foster care story: An examination of the lived experiences of young adults, their foster care case record, and the space in between Pérez, Alfred G Social Work
2017 Stock Performance of Socially Responsible Companies Zong, Sophie Accounting and Finance
2017 Juvenile Gang Involvement in the Central Valley of California: Its Initiation, Continuation and Desistance Gao, Huan Criminal Justice
2017 Parents’ smartphone use while waiting with their child Roy, Roseanne Psychology and Child Development
2017 Symbols, Sentiments, and Stories: Urban Culture and Social Problems Schafer, Tyler Sociology 
2018 Co-occurring Serious Mental Illnesses and Substance Use Disorders as Predictors of Assaultive Infraction Charges among Adult Male Jail Inmates Wood, Steven Criminal Justice
____ Determining the Mechanisms Behind the Differential Success and Failure of Ecological Restoration of Floodplain Forests Along the San Joaquin River Cover, Matthew Biology
____ Preventing Diabetes in Children, Providing access to Healthcare Services for Those at Risk Stokman, Anne Nursing
____ Stanislaus Student Mental Wellness Partnership Johnson, Jennifer Social Work

Faculty Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity
Public Good With a Focus on Diversity and Inclusion

YEAR TITLE AUTHOR PROGRAM
2012 Creating space for marginalized voices: Re-focusing service learning on community change and social justice Jasek-Rysdahl, Kelvin Economics, Agricultural Studies, and Social Sciences
2012 How does culture impact our health and psychological well-being? Cotter, Kelly Psychology and Child Development
2011 Undocumented Latino Students: Their Socioemotional and Academic Experiences Montero Hernandez, Virginia Educational Leadership
2012 Reframing the Rise of Modernism in Iran Scheiwiller, Staci Art
2012 The Role of Cultural Identity in French, German, and U.S. Legislation on the Muslim Headscarf Biedendorf, Jennifer Communication Studies
2016  Promoting healthy aging by confronting ageism Nelson, Todd Psychology and Child Development
2012 Misinterpreting School Reform: The Dissolution of a Dual Immersion Bilingual Program in an Urban New England Elementary School Mayer, Anysia P Educational Leadership
2012 How can we balance work and life? Reframing the question: A Buddhist perspective on balance McKenzie, Kathryn B Educational Leadership
2012 Navigating Multiple Worlds: A Qualitative Study of the Lived Experiences of Hmong Women Leaders Riggs, Jim R Educational Leadership
2012 Hearing Spanish, Reading English: Dual Language Learners from infancy through elementary school Cook, Gina Psychology and Child Development
2012 Mediators of gender differences in support provision in couples Guichard, Anamarie Psychology and Child Development
2012 Creating Space for Marginalized Voices: Re-focusing Service Learning on Community Change and Social Justice Ringstad, Robin Social Work
2013 Performing the Iranian State: Visual Culture and Representations of Iranian Identity Scheiwiller, Staci Art
2013 A Decade of Roma Inclusion: Problems of Identity, Representation, and Voice in a Digital Policy Text Dawson, Veronica Communication Studies
2013 Perspectives on “Adoption”: A Re- examination of Trait Innovativeness Measures Hernandez, Edward Management, Operations, and Marketing
2013 An examination of language input and vocabulary development of young dual language learners living in poverty Cook, Gina Psychology and Child Development
2013 Using PICCOLO with Parents of Children with a Disability Cook, Gina Psychology and Child Development
2013 Attachment, psychological distress & relationship quality among combat veterans and their spouses Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development
2013 The effects of awareness training on tics in a young boy with Tourette’s Syndrome, Asperger’s and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Wiskow, Katie Psychology and Child Development
2013 It’s Not Just a Metaphor: It Truly Does Take a Village to Raise a Child with Down Syndrome Brodie, Kilolo Social Work
2013 LGBT Health Inequalities: Implications for Social Work Practice Leyva, Valerie L Social Work
2013 Finding the Right Fit: Using the College Search Process to Reduce Anxiety for Students with Learning Disabilities and ADHD Andrews, Donna Teacher Education
2013 Teaching Credential Candidates how to Adapt Lessons and Increase Vocabulary for English Learners Andrews, Donna Teacher Education
2014 “(Re)Presenting Race in Puerto Rico: The U.S. Census and the Popular Media Díaz-Garayua, José Anthropology, Geography, and Ethnic Studies
2014 The International Baccalaureate: A College-Preparatory Pathway for Heritage Language Speakers and Immigrant Youth Mayer, Anysia P Educational Leadership
2014 Asian American Education Soodjinda, Daniel Liberal Studies
2014 K-12 Asian American students and Bullying: Understanding the Effects of Racism, Stereotypes, and Discrimination Soodjinda, Daniel Liberal Studies
2014 LGBT Asian American Identity Soodjinda, Daniel Liberal Studies
2014 Using simulation to assess undergraduate nursing students’ competency with medication administration to a Limited-English language proficiency patient Stanley, Mary Nursing
2014 The effect of having classmates with emotional and behavioral disorders and the protective nature of peer gender Harven, Aletha Psychology and Child Development
2014 Treating Middle Eastern refugees Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development
2014 Comparison of behavior analytic and eclectic early interventions for young children with autism after three years Stanislaw, Harold Psychology and Child Development
2014 Father Involvement and Child Welfare: The Voices of Men of Color Brodie, Kilolo Social Work
2014 Assessing the efficacy of LGBT cultural competency training for aging services providers in California’s Central Valley Leyva, Valerie L Social Work
2014 Children living in transition: helping homeless and foster care children and families Pérez, Alfred G Social Work
2014 Effects of Mindfulness Based Dementia Care on Caregivers: A Quasi-Experimental Study Tibrewal, Shradha Social Work
2015 Review of Passion Produces Excellence: Commemorating Italian Experience in Tulare County Hauselt, Peggy Anthropology, Geography, and Ethnic Studies
2015 Is there a Post Islamic Art, Or Are We Post- Islamic Art? Time and the Condition of ‘Contemporary Islamic Art Scheiwiller, Staci Art
2015 Decision-making across cultures: Cancer counseling of low-income Latina women using medical interpreters Youngblom, Janey Biology
2015 Just Remembering: Rhetorics of Genocide Remembrance and Sociopolitical Judgment Tumolo, Michael Communication Studies 
2015 Invisible English Learners: Redefining Support Structures for Emergent Bilingual Asian American Students Soodjinda, Daniel Liberal Studies
2015 Toward understanding the needs of widowed women after mass trauma: War and disaster in Sri Lanka Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development
2015 Trauma-focused therapy for refugees: Meta-analytic findings Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development
2015 Veteran PTSS and spouse relationship quality: The importance of dyadic coping Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development
2015 Carving Triangles into Squares: The effects of LGBTQ stigma-related stressors during youth, adulthood, and Aging Strongin, Dawn Psychology and Child Development
2015 Unique Experiences and Needs of LGBT Elders Breshears, Elizabeth Social Work
2015 Mental health inequalities among LGBT elders in the United States: Curricula developments Leyva, Valerie  Social Work
2015 Positive Youth Development: Using a Strengths- Based Approach to Help Young Adults Transition from Foster Care to Young Adulthood Pérez, Alfred G Social Work
2015 Service Learning and ‘U’: Uncover, understand, and utilize a service-learning based project to increase the language acquisition skills of high school students with limited English proficiency Andrews, Donna Teacher Education
2015 Educational Rights of Students with Special Needs Liu, Kimy Teacher Education
2016 Despite the Best Intentions: How racial inequality thrives in good schools Drouin, Steven Advanced Studies
2016 Diversity in the U.S. Geography Departments Díaz-Garayua, José Anthropology, Geography, and Ethnic Studies
2016 Minority status and hate crime Gerstenfeld, Phyllis Communication Studies
2016 Becoming the Change Witnessed: Strategic Use of Empathy in Morgan Spurlock’s ‘Straight Man in a Gay World.’ Tumolo, Michael Communication Studies 
2016 Student Attitudes toward LGBT People: A Cross-National Analysis Gerstenfeld, Phyllis.  Criminal Justice
2016 Classical Criminological Perspective and Attitudes Toward Same-Sex Rights Chiang, Chau-Pu Criminal Justice 
2016 Equity Traps Redux: Inequitable Access to Foreign Language Courses for African American High School Students McKenzie, Kathryn B Educational Leadership
2016 LGBQ brief attitudes scale Powell, Brent Kinesiology
2016 Culturally Relevant Teaching Practices: Best Practices for Inclusivity in the Classroom Soodjinda, Daniel Liberal Studies
2016 Invisible Asian Americans: The Intersection of Sexuality, Race and Education among Gay Asian Americans Soodjinda, Daniel Liberal Studies
2016 Dean’s Teaching Initiative Funding Travel Grant, CSU-Stan for the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) Conference Alvim, Renato De Souza Philosophy and Modern Languages
2016 The impact of parent advocacy and friendship support on Black and Latino adolescents’ experiences with school racial discrimination Harven, Aletha Psychology and Child Development
2016 Effects of Age and Gender Discrimination in Undergraduate Employment Qualifications Strongin, Dawn Psychology and Child Development
2016 A comparison of equivalence- based strategies to teach foreign language nouns Wiskow, Katie Psychology and Child Development
2016 Looking for Attachment with Mama: Retrospective Accounts of Foster Care Alumni’s Attachment Styles with Biological Parents Pérez, Alfred G Social Work
2016 The Ray Race Domestic Violence Case Pérez, Alfred G Social Work
2017 Review of Race Among Friends: Exploring race at a suburban school Drouin, Steven Advanced Studies
2017 Considering the Edge Effect: Ethnogenesis and
Classic Period Society in the Southeastern Maya Area
Bell, Ellen E Anthropology, Geography, and Ethnic Studies
2017 Mycenaean Hierarchy and Gender Roles: Diet and Health Inequalities in Late Bronze Age Pylos, Greece Miller-Antonio, Sari Anthropology, Geography, and Ethnic Studies
2017 Native Voices in the Central Valley Miller-Antonio, Sari Anthropology, Geography, and Ethnic Studies
2017 Diversity and Inclusion in STEM Bissonnette, Sarah Biology
2017 Cancer Counseling of Low-Income Limited English Proficient Latina Women Using Medical Interpreters: Implications of Shared Decision-Making Youngblom, Janey Biology
2017 Comparing Hispanic-to-White Co- Cultural Communication at Four-Year, Public Hispanic Serving and Predominately White Institutions Nainby, Keith Communication Studies 
2017 Hate crimes against the LGBTQ community Gerstenfeld, Phyllis Criminal Justice 
2017 In the Neutral Zone, A Libertarian’s Home is Their (High) Castle Wilson, Matthew Criminal Justice. 
2017 The EdD Program: Context and Dilemmas in the Development of the Dissertation in Practice Mayer, Anysia P Educational Leadership
2017 Mentoring Increases The Retention Rate of Underrepresented Minorities in Higher Education Gonzales, S. Christine  Liberal Studies
2017 Creating Inclusive Communities: Challenging Oppression and Advancing Social Justice Soodjinda, Daniel Liberal Studies
2017 Preparations for forthcoming series of recitals, recording project, and research activity on French-Spanish Piano Music of the early 20th c. Chan, Sarah Music
2017 The Influence of Gender in Band Directing in Secondary Schools in the United States: A Demographic Study Koner, Karen Music
2017 Luso- American Education Foundation (LAEF) Travel Grant for the XLI Annual Conference on Education and Culture Alvim, Renato De Souza Philosophy and Modern Languages
2017 STARTALK©: tying a Brazilian-Portuguese (Azorean) cultural experience Alvim, Renato De Souza Philosophy and Modern Languages
2017 Gendered intersections: Public administrators’ views of gender and its role in transportation decision-making Wellman, Gerard Political Science and Public Administration
2017 PTSD symptoms among Tsunami exposed mothers in Sri Lanka: The role of disaster exposure, culturally- specific coping strategies and recovery efforts Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development
2017 Ageism: Stereotyping and prejudice against older persons  Nelson, Todd Psychology and Child Development
2018 Race, Delinquency, and Juvenile Justice Mboka, Abu Criminal Justice 
2019 Africa, migration and xenophobia Hiropoulos, Alexandra Criminal Justice 
____ “Expanding Career Paths for Underrepresented Students through the Development and Implementation of a Food Science Undergraduate Concentration Grobner, Mark Biology
____ Southeast Asian (Hmong American) Faculty Facilitator: Bilingual Teacher Education Project (BTEP) Soodjinda, Daniel Liberal Studies
____ Critical literacy and multicultural literature: Pedagogical strategies for the everyday classroom Harven, Aletha Psychology and Child Development
____ Psychological distress and psychosocial adjustment of Iraqi refugees: A mixed-methods investigation Lambert, Jessica Psychology and Child Development