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Edward Anderson

Faculty Research AssociatePh.D., University of Virginia

Associate Professor, Human Development and Family Sciences
Edward Anderson



Dr. Anderson specializes in the adjustment of children and families to parental divorce and remarriage. His interests include understanding how divorced parents' dating affects children and their relationships with their parents, how siblings support one another during these family transitions, how family members respond to and deal with conflict, and how prevention programs affect divorcing or at-risk-for-divorce families. Dr. Anderson has published in numerous journals, including Journal of Family Psychology, Journal of Marriage and the Family, and Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development. He has received grant support from the National Institute of Mental Health.

Currently he serves on the editorial board of Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community and the Merrill-Palmer Quarterly. He also serves as a methodological and statistical consultant for a variety of federal research grants.

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