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Educational Leadership and Human Development

Lovinger Building, Room 4101
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4341
Office Manager: Barb Hicks





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Chang, Joyce

Professor of Child and Family Development

Degrees
Dr. Joyce Chang
Ph.D., Human Development and Family Sciences, Oregon State University, 1995
MAIS, Psychology, Statistics and Women Studies, Oregon State University, 1991  
B.S., Psychology and Sociology, Western Oregon University, 1989

Research interests: At-risk children and family, parenting, relationship development and international family issues.

Classes Regularly Taught
CFD 1010 Individual and Family Relationships
CFD 3250 Organization and Administration of Programs for Young Children
CFD 3710 Field Experience
CFD 4250 Selected Topic: Children At Risk
CFD 4250 Selected Topic: Children with Health Issues
CFD 4710 Internship

Recent Conferences / Presentations (abbreviated)

Chang, I. J.  & Ward, R. (2009, November).  Eat, Play, Love: Comparing U.S. and Taiwanese Students’ Memories of Their Grandparents.  Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the National Council on Family Relations, San Francisco, CA.

Chang, I. J. (2008, November).   Lenses on Food Allergy.  Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the National Council on Family Relations, Little Rock, AR.

Chang, I. J., Bordere, T. F,  Peterson, F.R, & Thompson, D. (2007, November). “I didn't know what I  was doing”: Meaning-Making and Well-Being Around First Sexual Intercourse. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the National Council on Family Relations, Philadelphia, PA.

Chang, I.J.,  Bordere, T.F., & Peterson, F.R. (2007, November). “The Right Sex For My Child”: College Students’ Prediction for Their First Child. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the National Council on Family Relations, Philadelphia, PA.

Yao,Y.K., Chang, I.J., Buchanan, D.L., Powell-Brown, A., & Pecina, U.  (2007, October).  Different Drummers: Intercultural Perspectives in Multicultural Education. Paper presented at Phi Delta Kappa International’s Summit on Global Education. Vancouver, Canada

Chang, I. J., Buchanan, D. L., Powell-Brown, A., Pecina, U, & Yao, Y. (2006, February). What do the neighbors think? Looking at how the United States & Canada reflect one another in social studies/multicultural education curriculum for public school children.  Canadian/United States Justice Issues: Cross-Border & Global Contexts Conference, Warrensburg, MO.

Chang, J. C., Chang, I.J., & Tye, N. (2006, November).  Successful Online Discussion for Sensitive Issues.  Research paper accepted for presentation at the Annual Conference of the National Council of Family Relations, November, Minneapolis, MN.

Chang, I. J., Kennedy, G.E., & Bordere, T. (2005, November).  College Students’ Prediction for Their First Child.  The Annual Conference of the National Council on Family Relations, Phoenix, AZ.

Buchannan, D., Chang, I. J.  Powell-Brown, A., Pezina U, & Yao, Y. (2005, October).   A Comparison of Multicultural Education across Five Countries.  The Annual Conference of the NAME conference. Atlanta,GA.

Recent Publications / Research (abbreviated)

Yao, Y.K , Buchanan, D. L., Powell-Brown, A., & Chang, I. J., Pecina, U, (2009).  Different Drummers: International Perspectives on Multicultural Education.   International Journal of Multicultural Education, 11, 2-19.

Chang, I. J., Pettit, R., & Katsurada, E. (2007).  Where and When to Spank: A Comparison Between U.S. and Japanese College Students.  Journal of Family Violence, 21, 281-286. 

Larson, B. C. & Chang, I. J. (2007).  Enhancing Hearing Children’s Memory with American Sign Language.   Intervention in School and Clinic, 42,239-242. 
 
Chang, I. J., Buchanan, D. L., Powell-Brown, A., Pecina, U, & Yao, Y. (2006).  Portrait of Canada and the United States: How These Two Countries Are Reflected in Children’s Textbooks. Journal of Criminal Justice, 6, 111-118.

Chang, I. J. (2006). Chinese Youth in Rural Area: A Commentary. In J. Xi, Y. Sun, & J. J. Xiao (eds). Chinese Youth in Transition. Hampshire, England:Ashgate
 
Chang, I. J., Pettit R., Kennedy, G. E. (2006). Monster in my Closet: Exploratory Study on Children’s Night Time Fear.  ERIC ED490589

Contact Dr. Chang at chang@ucmo.edu