Angela Kaufman-Parks, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology and Criminology

508-767-7357 Kennedy Memorial Hall - Room 212

Degrees Earned

Ph.D. Bowling Green State University, Sociology, 2014
Dissertation: “Familial Background and Relationship-Specific Correlates of Intimate Partner Violence across the Lifecourse”
M.A., Bowling Green State University, Sociology, 2011
B.A., Bowling Green State University, Journalism, 2009

Publications & Editorships

Kaufman-Parks, A.M., DeMaris, A., Giordano, P.C., Manning, W.D., & Longmore, M.A. (2016). Parents and partners: Moderating and mediating influences on intimate partner violence across adolescence and young adulthood. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 1-29. doi: 10.1177/0265407516676639

Giordano, Peggy C., Angela M. Kaufman, Wendy D. Manning, and Monica A. Longmore. “Adolescent Dating Violence: The Influence of Friendships and School Context.” Sociological Focus, forthcoming 2015

Kaufman, Angela M. 2013. “Keeping the White Family Together: Racial Disparities in the Out-of- Home Placements of Maltreated Children.” Advances in Applied Sociology, 3:320-328.

Presentations

Kaufman, A.M., DeMaris, A., Giordano, P.C., Manning, W.D. & Longmore, M.A. (2015, November). Parents and partners: Moderating and mediating influences on IPV across adolescence and young adulthood. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Washington, D.C. 

Kaufman, A.M., & DeMaris, A. (2015, April). Exploring the trajectory and patterning of IPV perpetration from adolescence to young adulthood: A growth-curve analysis. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America, San Diego, CA. 

Kaufman, Angela M., Alfred DeMaris, Peggy C. Giordano, Wendy D. Manning and Monica A. Longmore. 2014. “The Influence of Familial Background Factors on Intimate Partner Violence Across Adolescence and Young Adulthood.” Paper presented at American Society of Criminology annual meeting, San Francisco, CA. 

Giordano, Peggy C., Angela M. Kaufman, Wendy D. Manning and Monica A. Longmore. 2013. “Adolescent Dating Violence: The Influence of Friendships and School Context.” Paper presented at American Society of Criminology annual meeting, Atlanta, GA. 

Demuth, Stephen and Angela M. Kaufman. 2013. “Do Social Class Differences Explain Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Federal Pretrial Detention?” Paper presented at the Center for Family and Demographic Research Speaker Series, Bowling Green, OH. 

Kaufman, Angela M. 2012. “Selecting into Violence: Do Race, Self-Esteem and Self-Efficacy Matter?” Paper presented at the American Society of Criminology annual meeting, Chicago, IL. 

Kaufman, Angela M. 2012. “Keeping the White Family Together: Racial Disparities in the Out-of- Home Placements of Maltreated Children.” Paper presented at the Southwestern Social Science Association annual meeting, San Diego, CA. 

Kaufman, Angela M. 2011. “Understanding Adult Criminality Among Maltreated Children: Does Placement Matter?” Paper presented at the American Society of Criminology annual meeting, Washington, D.C. 

Demuth, Stephen and Angela M. Kaufman. 2011. “Do Social Class Differences Explain Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Federal Pretrial Detention?” Paper presented at the American Society of Criminology annual meeting, Washington, D.C.

Grants and Awards

Faculty Development Grant. Awarded for development of a new course, Family Violence. Summer & Fall 2017. 

Faculty Development Grant. Awarded for development of a new course, Prisoner Rehabilitation and Reentry. Summer & Fall 2015.

International Association of Business Communications, Future Vision Awards Winner, 2008.

Toledo Community Foundation Scholarship Recipient, 2008.

Press Club Scholarship Recipient, 2008.

Nicole Valek Scholarship Recipient, 2007.

Gordon and Laurie Bracht Hamm Scholarship Recipient, 2007.

George Mylander Scholarship Recipient, 2007.

Professional Affiliations

American Sociological Association

American Society of Criminology

Population Association of America

Southwestern Social Science Association

National Academic Honors Society – Alpha Lambda Delta

National Journalism Honorary Society – Kappa Tau Alpha

Professional Service

Ad Hoc Reviewer, Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. 2016-Present.

Ad Hoc Reviewer, Cogent Social Sciences. 2016-Present. 

Ad Hoc Reviewer, Violence Against Women. 2014-Present. 

Reviewer for HFG (The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation) Grant, 2014.