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Tiina  Ojanen

Tiina Ojanen

Tiina Ojanen
Associate Professor

Contact

Office: PCD 4140
Phone: 813/974-8346
Email:

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Bio

Dr. Ojanen received her Ph.D. at the University of Turku, Finland (2006), and completed her post-doctoral research at the University of Kansas (2007-2008). She specializes on the study of social goals, behaviors, and social adjustment among peers, using advanced analysis of social-developmental data.

Teaching

Courses include two advanced undergraduate courses: Developmental Psychology (DEP4053) and Child and Adolescent Social Development (PSY4931). In addition, a graduate level seminar in Social Development is offered in varying semesters.

Research

Dr. Ojanen’s research focuses on adolescent social goals, behavior, and social-relational adjustment. Embedded in a social-motivational framework, behaviors of interest include forms and functions of aggression and social withdrawal. Associated social-relational outcomes include interpersonal acceptance, rejection, and peer influence.

Specialty Area

CNS (Social-developmental Psychology)

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
18194PSY 4913023Directed Study
Permit Required. S/U Only.
1-3

TBA 100
14842PSY 6917021Directed Research
Majors Only. S/U Only.
1-19

TBA 100
14885PSY 6971021Thesis: Master's
Majors Only
2-19

TBA 100
14928PSY 7918021Directed Research
Majors Only. S/U only.
1-19

TBA 100
15053PSY 7980021Dissertation: Doctoral
Adm to Doc Candidacy Required. Majors Only.
2-19

TBA 100