Office: 930 SWKT
Phone: 801-422-6296
Joseph Olsen, Associate Professor

Department: College Office


  • Ph.D., Brigham Young University, 1994
  • M.S., University of Utah, 1978

Publication Info

  • Rebecca Janis, Gary Burlingame, Joseph Olsen (2016). Evaluating Factor Structures of Measures Used in Group Research: Looking Between and Within. Group Dynamics: Theory, Research and Practice.
  • M Cai, Sam A Hardy, Joseph A Olsen, D A Nelson, Niwako Yamawaki (2013). Parent- adolescent attachment as a mediator of relations between parenting and adolescent social behavior and well-being in China. International Journal of Psychology.
  • David Allen Nelson, Craig H Assoc AVP Faculty CS Hart, Chongming Yang, Joseph A Olsen, Shenghua Jin (2006). Aversive parenting in China: Associations with child physical and relational aggression. Child Development.
  • Kay P Bradford, Brian K Barber, Joseph A Olsen, Suzanne L Maughn, Lance David Erickson, Deborah Ward, Heidi E Stoltz (2004). A multi-national study of interparental conflict, parenting, and adolescent functioning: South Africa, Bangladesh, China, India, Bosnia, Germany, Palestine, Colombia, and the United States. Marriage & Family Review.
  • Heidi E Stoltz, Brian K Barber, Joseph A Olsen, Lance David Erickson, Kay P Bradford, Suzanne L Maughan, Deborah Ward (2004). Family and school socialization and adolescent academic achievement: A cross-national dominance analysis of achievement predictors. Marriage and Family Review.
  • Craig H Assoc AVP Faculty CS Hart, Chongming Yang, Larry J Nelson, Clyde Clark Robinson, Joseph A Olsen, David Allen Nelson, Christin Laray Porter, Shenghua Jin, Susanne Olsen Roper, Peixia Wu (2000). Peer acceptance in early childhood and subtypes of socially withdrawn behavior in China, Russia, and the United States. International Journal of Behavioral Development.