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Laura Padilla-Walker

Dean, Family Home & Social Sciences
School of Family Life, Family Life, College Leadership, Dean's Office

2071 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602

Research Interests

Dr. Walker's primary research interests focus on parenting and media influences during adolescence and young adulthood. She studies how these socialization sources impact adolescents' prosocial and moral development and the role of parenting on the development of healthy sexuality in children and adolescents.

Administrative Assignments

  • College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences : Associate Dean (2017 - 2020)

Professional Citizenship

  • Conference-Related Role, Society for Research on Child Development (2014 - 2015)
  • Other, Society for Research on Adolescence (2013 - 2015)
  • Committee/Council Chair, Society for Research on Adolescence (2013 - 2013)
  • Committee/Council Chair, Society for Research on Adolescence (2011 - 2011)

Courses Taught

Publications

Laura Padilla Walker Ryan D. McLean Benjamin Mckay Ogles Brittany Pollard Laura Padilla Walker Sarah Marie Coyne McCall Booth Hannah Belnap Laura Padilla Walker Laura Padilla Walker Adam Eric Apffel Rogers Ryan McLean Madison Memmott-Elison Laura M Padilla-Walker Jeremy B Yorgason Sarah M Coyne Madison Memmott-Elison Hailey Holmgren Laura Padilla Walker Alan J J Hawkins Madison Memmott-Elison Kristen Moilanen Laura Padilla Walker Laura Padilla-Walker Madison K Memmott-Elison Matthew Neilson Sonya Xiao Laura Padilla Walker Laura Padilla-Walker Daye Son Laura Padilla Walker Laura Ann Stockdale Ryan McLean Laura Padilla Walker Sarah Marie Coyne Madison Memmott-Elison Laura Padilla Walker Kristin Moilanen Laura Padilla Walker Debbie Blaacker Laura Padilla Walker Madison Memmott-Elison Matthew Nielson Laura Padilla Walker Daye Son Laura Padilla Walker Daye Son Larry J Nelson Laura Padilla Walker Sarah M Coyne Savannah Keenan Madison Memmott-Elison Laura Padilla Walker Madison Memmott-Elison Sarah Marie Coyne Laura Padilla Walker Larry J Nelson Kevin Collier Sarah Marie Coyne Alan J Hawkins Laura Padilla Walker M Memmott Sage E. Allen James M Harper Laura Padilla Walker Alexander C Jensen Laura Padilla Walker Ashley M. Fraser Brent C. Black Roy A Bean Laura Padilla Walker William J Dyer Jeremy B Yorgason Ashley M. Fraser Sarah Marie Coyne Laura Padilla Walker Gustavo Carlo Jeremy B Yorgason Laura Padilla Walker Jami Jackson

Presentations

Laura Padilla Walker Larry J Nelson
Matthew Nielson Laura Padilla Walker
Brent Black Laura Padilla Walker Randal D Day
Laura Padilla Walker Larry J Nelson
Laura Padilla Walker Sarah Marie Coyne
Carolyn Barry Larry J Nelson Laura Padilla Walker