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Dr. Karen Joest
Office Location: Human Ecology 118B
Phone Number: (607) 436 - 2063
Email at: joestk@oneonta.edu

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State Univeristy, Blacksburg, VA
  • M.S. Chaminade University, Honolulu, HI
  • B.S. Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

Courses Typically Taught

Course#
FAMS 160
FAMS 360
FAMS 361
CHLD 277
CHLD 373

Credits
3
3
3
3
3
Title
The Family In Perspective
Family in Home and Community
American Families in Poverty
Children in Crisis
Seminar in Child Development


Specialties

  • Working with at-risk youth
  • Sexual abuse and trauma
  • Family studies
  • Feminism and family studies

Honors and Awards

  • Member: National Council on Family Relations
  • Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad Program, “Student Achievement and Workforce Development in Disadvantaged Populations, South Africa.”

Research Interests

  • Impact of domestic violence on youth
  • Use of Poetry in qualitative research
  • Diversity in higher education

Hobbies and Other Interests

  • Golfing
  • Traveling

 


 

Last Modified: 9/2/2014