Couple and Family Formation: How attitudes, values, behaviors, and other factors in young adulthood influence pathways into marriage and cohabitation and how these different trajectories change relational outcomes.
Healthy Relationship/Sexual Development: How healthy dating and marital relationships are maintained. How sexuality and sexual behaviors impact relational and individual development.
Emerging Adulthood Development: Social and interpersonal development of emerging adults (aged 18-25). How behaviors and relationships during this time period influence later development and relationships.
Research Methods: Integrating recent advances in statistical approaches to research design and analysis.
Honors and Awards
Class of '49 Young Faculty Award, BYU
(2017 - 2020)
Brian J WilloughbySpencer L JamesDean M BusbyHsin-Chao ChiuBrian J WilloughbyJoseph A OlsenLi Ping SuRichard B MillerJerevie CanlasShan LiBrian J WilloughbyY. L. HsiaoBrian J WilloughbyScott HallHeather LuczakBrian J WilloughbyDean M BusbyJason S CarrollBrian J WilloughbyDean M BusbyBrian J WilloughbyJason S CarrollBrian J WilloughbyBrian J WilloughbyJeff K LarsenJason S CarrollBrian J WilloughbyJason S CarrollBrian J WilloughbyNiece JonesBrian J WilloughbyJason S CarrollDean M BusbyBrian J WilloughbyJennifer VitasBrian J WilloughbyJason S CarrollJennifer VitasLauren HillAlan J HawkinsBrian J WilloughbyWilliam J. DohertyWilliam DohertyBrian J WilloughbyBruce PetersonDean M BusbyJason S CarrollBrian J WilloughbyBrian J WilloughbyJason S CarrollBrian J WilloughbyBrian J WilloughbyJason S CarrollJason S CarrollSarah BadgerBrian J WilloughbyLarry J NelsonStephanie MadsenCarolyn M. & BarryBrian J WilloughbyJason S CarrollW. J. MarshallC. Clark
Andrew BrownJason S CarrollBrian J WilloughbyDean M BusbyJeffry Hale LarsonJeffry Hale Larson