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Ruixue Zhaoyang, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor

Contact Information

Email: rzz12@psu.edu
Phone: (814) 863-9978
Office: 408 Biobehavioral Health Building

Research Interests

My research focuses on the association between social relationships and health in daily life and across the lifespan. My research topics include the dyadic processes between couple members, daily social interactions and health outcomes across lifespan and the influences of psychological traits and contextual factors on health and social relationships.

Education

  • Ph.D., 2014, Social/Personality Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO USA
  • M.S., 2011, Social/Personality Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO USA
  • B.S., 2006, Psychology, Nankai Univeristy, Tianjin, China

Selected Publications

2018

2016

2013

Zhaoyang, R., & M Cooper, L.. (2013). Body satisfaction and couple's daily sexual experience: a dyadic perspective. Arch Sex Behav, 42(6), 985-98. presented at the 2013 Aug. doi:10.1007/s10508-013-0082-4