Graduate Student (Ph.D) Directory

Name Job Title / Department Contact

Jerard L Adams

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

262 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
678-561-5095

Leslie A. Anderson

Ph.D. MFT Student and Graduate Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Leslie is a licensed marriage and family therapist and doctoral student in Human Development and Family Science with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy.

114 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Lamesha Andrews

SSAC Doctoral Intern

SSAC

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

112 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4847

Sorita Ann

Teaching Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

I am a Ph.D student in human development and family science with the emphasis on marriage and family therapy.

Sanford Dr
Athens, GA 30602
3104315686

Stephanie E Armes

Doctoral Candidate (MFT Emphasis), Graduate Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Stephanie Armes is a doctoral candidate in Human Development and Family Science, with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy.

101 Child Development Lab at McPhaul
202 Carlton St
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4905

Peter Raymond Attridge

Graduate Student

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Peter Attridge is a doctoral student in the Human Development and Family Science department

373 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Danielle A. Augustine

Ph.D. Student & Graduate Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Danielle Augustine is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Human Development and Family Science.

373 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4939

Alp Aytuglu

Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Alp Aytuglu is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Human Development and Family Science.

375 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7065424874

Homeira Azari

PhD Student, Teaching and Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
531-739-8504

Dayoung Bae

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Center for Family Research
1095 College Station Rd.
Athens, GA 30602
706-425-2992

Allen W. Barton

Assistant Research Scientist

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Allen Barton is research scientist in areas of family science and prevention science.

225 Center for Family Research
1095 College Station Rd.
Athens, GA 30602
706-425-2992

Josh Boe

Graduate Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Josh Boe is a doctoral student in the HDFS with an emphasis in MFT program.

101 Child Development Lab at McPhaul
202 Carlton St
Athens, GA 30602

Jovan S Burton

Student

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

3220 Telford Terrace
Atlanta, Georgia (GA) 30331
4047365355

Jamie Lynn Minton Byram

Ph.D. Student; Graduate Assistant

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

262 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Matthew William Carlson

Doctoral Candidate (MFT Emphasis)

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Matthew Carlson is a doctoral candidate in HDFS. His main line of research is on sexual abuse and revictimization.

375 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
502.633.8178

Yasemin Cava Tadik

Ph.D Student & Graduate Researh Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Yasemin Cava Tadik is a PhD student studying Human Development & Family Science, specializing in father involvement and marital quality.

373 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Carolina R Cawthon

PhD Candidate

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4873

Pan Ju Chen

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences


Youngjoo Choung

Ph.D. Student/Graduate Assistant

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

262 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Sae Rom Chung

Ph.D. Student/Graduate Assistant

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

262-5 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4397

Gary O. Clement

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

262-4 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
770-313-0624

Lauren Coheley

Ph.D. Candidate, Research Assistant

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Lauren is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist passionate about promoting health in all aspects of life.

279 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
404-316-5860

Marty Cotwright

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences


Holly F Craig

PhD Studenet

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

136 River’s Crossing
850 College Station Rd.
Athens, GA 30602
6786620473

Zehua Cui

Ph.D. Student HDFS

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Room 261 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
3128413309

Michael G. Curtis

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Michael Curtis is a Ph.D student in Human Development & Family Studies with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy.

373 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Yiyi Dai

Ph.D Studnet/Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

261E Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7065422305

Alycia-(Ally) DeGraff

PhD/MFT Student

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

261 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
806-401-7211

Jenee' C. Duncan

Doctoral Candidate

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Jeneé Duncan is a doctoral student studying healthy relationship processes and program implementation.

225 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
773-886-0522

Erinn Bernstein Duprey

Ph.D. Candidate

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Erinn Bernstein Duprey is a PhD student in Human Development and Family Science, with an interest in early life stress and socioemotional development.

Pound Hall Room 208

706-542-2972

Émilie Ellis

Doctoral Student

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Émilie Ellis is a doctoral student and graduate research assistant at the Center for Family Research.

100 Center for Family Research
1095 College Station Rd.
Athens, GA 30602

Xi Fang

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

273 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-9851

Meredith Farnsworth

Graduate Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

4236189227

Megan Ford

Ph.D Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Megan Ford, M.S., LMFT is the Clinic Coordinator at the ASPIRE Clinic.

ASPIRE Clinic at McPhaul Center

706-542-6795

Michael Francis

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Michael Francis is a PhD student and co-instructor of GRSC 7770.

171 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7371

Martha Fulk

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

201 Housing and Consumer Research Center (House C)
415 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4655

Rebecca Lizabeth Gould

PhD/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

302 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
443-812-8492

Alexey Gruzd

PhD Student & Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

101 Riverbend North
110 Riverbend Road
Athens, GA 30605

Lyndsey R. Hjelmstad

Ph.D. Student

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

423 River’s Crossing
850 College Station Rd.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4486

Landry Goodgame Huffman

Ph.D. Student & Graduate Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Landry Goodgame is a Ph.D. student studying youth risk & resilience with the Youth Development Institute.

105 Foster Rd.
Athens, GA 30606
7708619131

Katherine Ingerson

PhD Student and Peer Nutrition Educator Practicum Instructor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Katherine Ingerson is a PhD Student and Peer Nutrition Educator Practicum Instructor

Bolton Administration Office
Athens, Georgia 30602
706-542-7313

Yuta Ishikawa

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

R.C. Wilson, 250 West Green Street
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1876

Shafiqul Islam

PhD Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Julie Heejin Jeon

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

273 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7065429851

Danah Jeong

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

4044294956

Portia Johnson

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

205 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
404-988-3484

Timi Joy Jorgensen

Ph.D. Student / Graduate Assistant

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Timi is a licensed financial planner.

201 Housing and Consumer Research Center (House C)
415 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
8018510088

Annika Stella Karlsen

Graduate Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

114 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
435-640-9556

Sepideh Kaviani

Ph.D. Candidate

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

161 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
8064070707

Amber Kelley

Graduate Student (Ph.D)

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

CARE Lab Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
720-207-7616

McNeel Y. Kennon

MS Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

215D Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-593-9397

Jiyoung Kim

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4873

Seongsu Kim

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

262 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4655

Victoria Anne King

PhD Student

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Victoria is a doctoral student studying romantic relationships influence on individual stress and health behaviors.

Room 114 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4905

Elizabeth Klingbeil

PhD/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4873

Caroline Kopot

PhD Student & Graduate Teaching Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

363 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
206-992-0222

Michelle Eleanor Kruger

Ph.D. Student / Graduate Assistant

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

107 Financial Planning Research Center (House B)
407 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
404-775-4375

Mel Kutner

Graduate Research Assistant

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Aderhold Hall

7035093072

Eun Jin Kwak

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Sihong Liu

Ph.D. Student & Graduate Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Sihong Liu is a student studying early adversity and resilience for children and adolescents.

375 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4847

Anuradhi Liyanapathiranage

PhD Student & Graduate Research Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Chansophal Mak

Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

373 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7062073823

Alexis Marquardt

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Alex Marquardt is a PhD student with a background in Biology

180 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
4143359416

Valerie Ann Maxey

Doctoral Student

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Valerie is a doctoral student in the Human Development and Family Science department in the Mariage and Family Therapy emphasis program.

101 Child Development Lab at McPhaul
202 Carlton St
Athens, GA 30602
(706)542-4905

Taylor Nicole Newman

PhD/DI Student

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

128 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
8502129775

Ebunoluwa Folasade Odeyemi

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Housing and Consumer Research Center (House C)
415 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4655

Megan Oed

Ph.D./MFT Student

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

101 Child Development Lab at McPhaul
202 Carlton St
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4905

Kimberly Osborne

Doctoral Student

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Kimberly Osborne is a post-bachelor's, direct-to-Ph.D. student

114 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
9259147633

Adenola Osinubi

Ph.D. Student/Graduate Assistant

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences


Narang Park

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

205 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-201-8111

Jessica Macelle Parks

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Jessica Parks completed her MS-NT in Financial Planning in December 2016.

Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
678-292-8027

Mark Eric Pettit

Graduate Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Mark Pettit is a Human Development and Family Studies PhD student. His research interests include close relationships and family life education.

221 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
7065429004

Monysakada Phal

Graduate research assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Sakada Phal is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Human Development and Family Science. His research interests include underprivileged communities in the US and abroad, as well as culturally responsive therapy for the Southeast Asian, specifically the Cambodian context.

373 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Smriti Rai

PhD Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Kaylee Ranck

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

107 Financial Planning Research Center (House B)
407 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4655

Jaleesa Reed

PhD Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

313 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-617-2016

Jeffrey Robert

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

101 Housing and Consumer Research Center (House C)
415 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Liana Lise Rodrigues

PhD/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

423-596-7708

Aditi Routh

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

+1-7067159039

Hofner Doydora Rusiana

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences


Mike Ryan

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

n/a Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
678-717-3682

Lubica Sabadosova

Research Scholar

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Lubica Sabadosova is a doctoral student who conducts research on the consumer behavior of college students in financial markets.

102 Housing and Consumer Research Center (House C)
415 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-949-0080

Josephine Shieh

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Lab 208 Food Science
Athens, GA 30602

Kristin J. Short

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Kristin is a doctoral student who conducts research on graduate student financial stress and education

262 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Brian William Simmons

Research Professional, IV

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

204 Margaret Hall
Athens, GA 20602
706-542-0586

Nicholas Slagel

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

128 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
n/a

Yura Son

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

208 Food Science Bldg Athens, GA 30602
Athens, Georgia 30602
706-308-0732

Bill Stanford

Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Bill Stanford is an NBCC certified counselor and a PhD student in Human Development and Family Sciences.

221 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-9004

Marina Aferiba Tandoh

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Ms. Marina Aferiba Tandoh is a Registered Dietitian from Ghana, and is currently a PhD student in Foods and Nutrition.

126 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-247-1553

Michael Gene Thomas

Ph.D. Student/Graduate Assistant

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

105 Housing and Consumer Research Center (House C)
415 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4655

Kristian G Travis

Doctoral Candidate

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

3256603660

Dyna Ty

Ph.D. Student / Graduate Assistant

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

262 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
6302359316

Ashley Walsdorf

Doctoral Student/Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

114 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
920-286-2205

Kimberly Watkins

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

101 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4936

Tammy Agnew Williams

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

TBD Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
4783188177

Greg Wilson

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

205 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-6271

Hannah Wilson

PhD/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

219 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602

Shuangyan Wu

PhD Student & Graduate Assistant

Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

312A Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Hamed Yaghoobian

Teaching Asistant

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

201 D. W. Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7063085838

Jaeyong Yoo

Ph.D. Student

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

262 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7065424655

Dian Yu

Research Assistant

Human Development and Family Science

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

261 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4905