FAMILY & SOCIETY EXPERTS AT UK

Faculty and research experts at the University of Kentucky (UK) are available to speak to the news media about a variety of topics ranging from finance and economics to literature and the arts. Members of the media wishing to interview or consult with these individuals should call (859) 257-1754.


Categories:


Family & Consumer Sciences

Robert H. Flashman, Professor, Department of Family Sciences
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-7758
Email: rflashma@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. Predatory lending practices
    Family resource management

Family Studies

Alexander T. Vazsonyi, John I. and Patricia J. Buster Endowed Professor of Family Studies, Professor of Psychology
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-9762
E-mail: vazsonyi@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. Adolescent development
    Comparative study of contextual influences on adolescent adjustment
    Health/mental health and well-being
    Deviance, delinquency, and violence

Ronald Werner-Wilson, Kathryn Louise Chellgren Endowed Professor for Research and Chair, Department of Family Sciences
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-7750
Email: Ronald.werner-wilson@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. Adolescence; marriage and family therapy process

Financial Literacy

Jennifer Hunter, Assistant professor/extension specialist in family financial management
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-3290
Email: jhunter@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. Financial literacy

Social Work


Updated February 22, 2012 by Web Administrator