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Tricia Neppl


Title: Associate Professor
Department: Human Development and Family Studies

Office: 2358 Palmer 2222 Osborn Dr, Ames, IA 50011
Phone number: +1 515 294 8502
Email: tneppl@iastate.edu

Research interests

  • Family Stress
  • Continuity of Parenting Across Generations
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Social-Emotional Development
  • Child and Adolescent Temperament
  • Observational Research Methods

Published works

Recent presentations

Jeon, S. & Neppl, T. K. (2016, November). The intergenerational discontinuity of harsh parenting and externalizing behavior. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Council on Family Relations, Minneapolis, MN.

Lee, Y., Lohman, B. J., Neppl, T. K., & Russell, D. (2016, November). Food insecurity and body mass index from adolescence into adulthood. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the National Council on Family Relations, Minneapolis, MN.

Neppl, T. K., Kavanaugh, S., & Melby, J. (2016, November). Intergenerational transmission of emotional distress: The role of family processes. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the National Council on Family Relations, Minneapolis, MN.

Neppl, T. K., Jeon, S., Senia, J. M., & Lohman, B. J. (2016, May). The impact of harsh parenting across generations. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Life History Research Society, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Lohman, B. J., Neppl, T. K., Lee, Y., & Russell, D. (2016, March). The relationship between food insecurity and body mass index from adolescence into adulthood: Growth-curve analysis over 16-years. Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, Maryland.

Bickelhaupt, S., Neppl, T. K., & Lohman, B. J. (2016, March). The influence of harsh parenting on adolescent alcohol use into emerging adulthood: A mediating model of development. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, Maryland.

Jeon, S. & Neppl, T. K. (2016, March). Reciprocal influences between economic pressure and positivity across time. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, Maryland.

Neppl, T. K., Lee, Y., & Russell, D. (2015, November). The stability and reciprocal relationship between obesity and depression over time. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Council of Family Relations, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Diggs, O., Jeon, S., & Neppl, T. K. (2015, October). The influence of low father involvement and harsh parenting during adolescence on substance use in emerging adulthood. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood, Miami, Florida.

Jeon, S. & Neppl, T. K. (2015, March). Economic hardship, parental positivity, and positive parenting across generations: The impact on child positive behavior. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Riley, M., Scaramella, L. V., Donnellan, M. B., Neppl, T. K., Sapotichne, B., Grande, J., Hatch, V., & Austin, A. (2015, March). The interaction of the 5-HTTLPR polymorphism and parenting predicting trajectories of early childhood temperament. Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

 

Teaching responsibilities

  • HDFS 367 Abuse and Illness in Families
  • HDFS 567 Family Stress, Abuse, and Illness

Professional organizations

  • National Council for Family Relations
  • Society for Research on Adolescence
  • Society for Research in Child Development

Recent funded grants

  • Wickrama, K.A.S. (Principal Investigator). Lorenz, F. O., Neppl, T. K., O’Neal, C., & Beach, S. (Co-Investigators). (2014-2019). Couple Relationships and Health during Transition to Later Adulthood. Funded by the National Institute on Aging, $2,579,220. Subcontract awarded to Iowa State University, Neppl, T., & Lorenz, F. (co-Principal Investigators). 2014-2019. Couple Relationships and Health during Transition to Later Adulthood. Funded by the National Institute on Aging, $1,956,680.
  • Melby, J. M., & Neppl, T. K. (Co-Principal Investigators). (2013-2014). Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Protective Assessments. Iowa Department of Human Services. $24,000
  • Conger, R. D., Donnellan, M. B., & Stallings, M. (Principal Investigators), Boardman, J., McQueen, M., Neppl, T. K., Scaramella, L., & Smolen, A. (Co-Investigators). (2010-2015). A Genetic Study of Personal Traits that Promote or Inhibit Individual Well-Being. Funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, $5,361,742. (HD064687). Subcontract awarded to Iowa State University, Neppl, T. (Principal Investigator). 2011-2015. A Genetic Study of Personal Traits that Promote or Inhibit Individual Well-Being. Funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, $132,821.
  • Conger, R. D., & Neppl, T. K. (Principal Investigators). (2010-2011). Economic Stress & Child Development Across 3 Generations. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. $494,259.