Jessica L. Irwin

Jessica L. Irwin

Doctoral Candidate

jessica.irwin@wayne.edu

Jessica L. Irwin

Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  •  Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Developmental Disabilities

  •  Positive Parenting

  •  Resilience

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • M.A., Developmental Psychology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, 2014
  • B.A., Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2010

Awards and Grants

  • 2016 - 2017   Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) Fellowship
    University of Rochester

  • 2015 - 2016   Thomas C. Rumble Competitive Fellowship
    Wayne State University Graduate School

  • 2014   Graduate Student Poster Day: 1st place in Cognitive, Developmental, & Social Psychology area
    Wayne State University Psychology Department

  • 2012   Graduate Student Poster Day: 1st place in Cognitive, Developmental, & Social Psychology area
    Wayne State University Psychology Department

Selected Publications

Irwin, J. L., Beeghly, M., Rosenblum, K. L., & Muzik, M. (2016). Positive predictors of quality of life for postpartum mothers with a history of childhood maltreatment. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 19(6),1041-1050. doi:10.1007/s00737-016-0653-1

Courses taught

As Primary Instructor:
• Developmental Psychology (undergraduate level) Spring 2015
• Developmental Psychology (undergraduate level) Spring 2014
• Developmental Psychology (undergraduate level) Winter 2014
• Developmental Psychology (undergraduate level) Spring/Summer 2013
• Developmental Psychology (undergraduate level) Fall 2012

As Teaching Assistant:
• Structural Equation Modeling (graduate level) Winter 2015
• Multivariate Analysis (graduate level) Fall 2014
• Structural Equation Modeling (graduate level) Winter 2014
• Multivariate Analysis (graduate level) Fall 2013
• Introductory Psychology (undergraduate level; 2 sections) Spring/Summer 2012
• Introductory Psychology (undergraduate level; 3 sections) Winter 2012
• Introductory Psychology (undergraduate level; 3 sections) Fall 2011