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Jennifer W. Godwin, Research Scientist, Center for Child and Family Policy  

Duke Box: 90545
Email Address: jennifer.w.godwin@duke.edu

Areas of Expertise

    Ph.D., University of Maryland, 2004
    M.P.P., University of Michigan, 1998
    B.S., Vanderbilt University, 1996

    Research Description:

    Jennifer Godwin joined the Center in 2003 to provide statistical expertise for various Center projects. Currently, she works on the Fast Track and Parenting, Adolescent Self-Regulation, and Risk-Taking Across Cultures projects. She has extensive programming experience in SAS, Stata and MPlus, including survival analysis, mediation models, and multilevel models for continuous and categorical dependent variables.

    Godwin earned her M.P.P. from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1998 and her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland, College Park, in 2004.

    Recent Publications

    1. Skinner, A. T., Bacchini, D., Lansford, J. E., Godwin, J., Sorbring, E., Tapanya, S., Uribe Tirado, L. M., Zelli, A., Alampay, L. P., Al-Hassan, S. M., Bombi, A. S., Bornstein, M. H., Chang, L., Deater-Deckard, K., Di Giunta, L., Dodge, K. A., Malone, P. S., Miranda, M., Oburu, P., & Pastorelli, C.. "Neighborhood danger, parental monitoring, harsh parenting, and child aggression in nine countries.." Societies 4.1 (2014): 45-67.
    2. Kenneth A. Dodge, Jennifer Godwin, and CPPRG. "Social Information Processing Patterns Mediate the Impact of Preventative Intervention on Adolescent Antisocial Behavior." Psychological Science 24 (2013): 456-465.
    3. Jones, D., Godwin, J., Dodge, K.A., Bierman, K., Coie, J.D., Greenberg, M., Lochman, J.E., McMahon, R.J., & Pinderhughes, E.. "The impact of the Fast Track prevention trial on health services utilization by youth at risk for conduct problems." Pediatrics 125 (2010): 130-136.

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