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Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Human Development & Family Studies

Office: 2360 Palmer 2222 Osborn Dr., Ames, IA 50011
Phone number: +1 515 294 2370
Email: hlrouse@iastate.edu

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Research interests

  • Building and using integrated data from multiple public service systems for social policy research
  • Child and family policy research at the intersection of health, education, and child welfare
  • Early childhood biological, familial, and community risks associated with well-being
  • Quality early care and education experiences
  • Foundational approaches to learning behaviors in early childhood
  • Risks for childhood obesity and school and community-based interventions to address it

Published works

ISU Courses

HDFS 395 Children, Families, and Public Policy
HDFS 633 Infant Mental Health

Professional Organizations

Society for Research in Child Development
American Educational Research Association
Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management
National Council on Family Relations

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