Caitlin C. Abar

Caitlin C. Abar, Ph.D

Associate Professor
(585) 395-5774
cabar@brockport.edu
Office: Holmes Hall 129

Bio

  • 2010-2013: Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University
  • 2010: PhD, Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
  • 2006: M.S., Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University
  • 2004: B.A., Psychology/Sociology, SUNY Geneseo

Areas of Specialty

Courses Taught

  • PSH 684 – Advanced Developmental Psychology
  • PSH 203 – Statistics Lab
  • PSH 202 – Introductory Statistics
  • PSH 384 – Child Psychology
  • PSH 484 – Adolescence

Research Interests

  • Social influences on youth substance use
  • Parenting in adolescence and emerging adulthood
  • Application of latent variable models on youth development
  • Developmentally appropriate measurement