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Archive for the ‘Human Environmental Sciences’ Specialty

Boschung, Milla

dean, College of Human Environmental Sciences 205/348-6150 (o) mboschun@ches.ua.edu Personal finance, Personal financial planning, Consumerism, Shopping and budgeting, Holidays, Holiday budgeting, Family financial planning, Best use of credit, Kids and allowance, Holiday debt traps, Consumer issues/customer service

Brakefield, Jan

assistant professor of consumer sciences certified financial planner 205/348-8722 (o) jbrakefi@ches.ua.edu Family budgeting, Personal financial planning, Wise use of credit, Holiday budgeting, Consumer issues/customer service, Estate planning, Insurance issues, Teaching kids how to manage money, Helping college students manage resources – money, time, academic pursuits, campus involvement

Curtner-Smith, Mary Liz

associate professor of human development and family studies 205/348-8151 (o), 205/333-5964 (h) mcurtner@ches.ua.edu Children who are bullies, Children in divorced families, Children’s health, Helping adolescents make decisions about wearing makeup, Dating, Corporal punishment

Fulmer, Caroline

assistant professor of consumer sciences 205/348-0358 (o) cfulmer@ches.ua.edu Financial planning, Leadership development

Hudson, Carmen

assistant professor of human development and family studies 205/348-8149 (o), 205/348-6158 (o), 205/553-0541 (h) chudson@ches.ua.edu Pre-school child development, Age-appropriate toys, Behavior, Holidays, Christmas, Children’s health

Lane, Ralph

professor of human nutrition 205/348-8128 (o), 205/348-6157 (o), 205/333-1141 (h) rlane@ches.ua.edu Children’s health, Children’s nutrition, Food, Cereals, Beverages, Breakfast cereals, Sugar in beverages, Halloween, Candy and healthy holiday treats

Neggers, Yasmin

professor of human nutrition 205/348-4706 (o), 205/348-6157 (o), 205/553-5744 (h) yneggers@ches.ua.edu Zinc supplements and pregnancy outcomes, Food

Robb, Cliff

assistant professor of consumer sciences 205/348-1867 (o) crobb@ches.ua.edu Consumer decision-making, Financial knowledge, Credit card Use (or legislation such as the CARD Act), Financial behavior, Financial satisfaction or well-Being, College student finances

Stinnett, Nick

professor of human development and family studies 205/348-7864 (o), 205/339-2386 (h) nstinne@ches.ua.edu Teen issues, Divorced families, Blended families, Family strengths, Family issues, Rural families, Teen wellness, Importance of motherhood/fatherhood, How mother/fathers teach children, Adolescent wellness, Family dynamics, Holidays, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day Stinnett is one of the nation’s most knowledgeable commentators on family issues. He […]

Switzer, Mildred

instructor of human nutrition 205/348-8143 (o), 205/345-7619 (h) mswitzer@ches.ua.edu School lunches, Food

Wimberly, Virginia

assistant professor of clothing, textiles and interior design 205/348-8139 (o), 205/348-6396 (o), 205/553-6208 (h), 205/310-2497 (c) vwimberl@ches.ua.edu History of wedding dresses, Historic clothing collection, Fashion

Wright, Kenneth

director of athletic training professor of human performance 205/348-8683 (o), 205/759-1146 (h), 205/454-7021 (c) kwright@ches.ua.edu Recreation, Sports medicine, Athletic injuries, Olympic training, Children’s sports, Physical education