Graduate student directory

Anthony, Katherine
Anthony, Katherine
Program: Ph.D. Gerontology
Home units: School of Education and Human Development and Family Studies
Email: katiea01@iastate.edu

Research interests: Technology and older adults and how that relationship impacts their mental health

Dannewitz, Hannah
Dannewitz, Hannah
Program: M.S. Gerontology
Home unit: Human Development and Family Studies & College of Business
Email: hcd@iastate.edu

Research interests: Health administration, long-term care, and elder abuse

Jasper, Angelica
Jasper, Angelica
Program: M.S./Ph.D. Gerontology
Home unit: Human Development and Family Studies
Email:amjasper@iastate.edu

Research interests: Psychosocial factors in aging, health and well-being, and family contexts

Cai Xu
Joynt, Mary
Program: Ph.D. Gerontology
Home unit: Human Development and Family Studies
Email: marys1@iastate.edu

Research interests: broad aspects of women and aging, gendered aspects of older adults, and gender and longevity

Lee, Gina
Lee, Gina
Program: M.S./Ph.D. Gerontology
Home unit: Human Development and Family Studies
Email: ginalee@iastate.edu

Research interests: Successful again, mental health and subjective health of older adults, and marital and family relationships

Lu, Peiyi
Lu, Peiyi
Program: Ph.D. Gerontology
Home unit: Political Science
Email: peiyilu@iastate.edu

Research interests: Health and well-being of older adults, quantitative methodology, social welfare policy, gerontological social work

Obhi, Hardeep
Obhi, Hardeep
Program: PhD. Gerontology
Home unit: Human Development and Family Studies
Email: hkobhi@iastate.edu

Research interests: Adult development and aging, health, well-being, and optimal aging, cognition and dementia, biopsychosocial reserves of cognitive aging, and attitudes toward older adults

Steffensmeier, Chloe
Steffensmeier, Chloe
Program: M.S. Gerontology
Home unit: Human Development and Family Studies
Email: chloes@iastate.edu

Research interests: Stress, cognition, retirement, and personality

Stratton, Lauren
Stratton, Lauren
Program: Ph.D. Gerontology
Home unit: Human Development and Family Studies
Email: stratton@iastate.edu

Research interests: Dementia, caregiving, and care giving knowledge

Cai Xu
Xu, Cai
Program: Ph.D. Gerontology
Home unit: Political Science
Email: caixu@iastate.edu

Research interests: Elder abuse, health care policy

Arielle True-Funk
True-Funk, Arielle
Program: M.S. Gerontology
Home unit: Sociology
Email: truefunk@iastate.edu

Research interests: Housing insecurity