Publications

Alice Davidson, PhD

 

A sample of Davidson's scholarship is given below. For a full list, see the CV.

 

Selected Papers and Chapters

Davidson, A. J., Updegraff, K. A., & McHale, S. M. (2011). Links between parent and peer relationships in Mexican American adolescents.  International Journal of Behavior Development, 35, 260–270.

Gest, S.D. & Davidson, A.J. (2011). A developmental perspective on risk, resilience and prevention. In M. K. Underwood (Ed.), Social Development: Relationships in Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence (pp. 427 – 454).  New York, NY: Guilford Press.

Davidson, A. J., Gest, S. D., & Welsh, J. A. (2010). Relatedness with teachers and peers during early adolescence: An integrated variable-oriented and person-oriented approach.  Journal of School Psychology, 48, 483-510.

Karcher, M. J., Davidson, A. J., Rhodes, J. E., & Herrera, C. (2010). Pygmalion in the program: The role of teenage peer mentors’ attitudes in shaping their mentees’ outcomes. Applied Developmental Science, 14, 212-227.

Walton, M. D., Harris, A. E., & Davidson, A. J. (2009). “It makes me a man from the beating I took”: Gender and aggression in children’s narratives about conflict. Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, 61, 383 – 398.

Gest, S. D., Rulison, K. L., Davidson, A. J., Welsh, J. A., & Domitrovich, C. E. (2008).  A reputation for success (or failure): The association of peer academic reputations with academic self-concept, effort and performance across the upper elementary grades. Developmental Psychology, 44(3): 625-636.

Gest, S. D., Davidson, A. J., Rulison, K. L., Moody, J. & Welsh, J. A. (2007). Features of groups and status hierarchies in girls' and boys' early adolescent peer networks. New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, 118: 43-60.

 

Presentations

* Indicates undergraduate co-author.

Davidson, A.J, *Szenberg, J., & Carnahan, S. L. (June, 2012). Narrative Coherence in Preschoolers' Stories about Happy and Sad Experiences. Paper presented at the Narrative Matters Conference, Paris, France.

*Humphrey, R., Walton, M. D., & Davidson, A.J (June, 2012). "She could have said it nicer": Authorial Voice and Peer Adjustment. Paper presented at the Narrative Matters Conference, Paris, France.

Davidson, A. J., *Dennen, S., Mason, C., *Szenberg, J., & Terorde-Doyle, D. (March, 2012). Promoting and Assessing Young Children’s Social-Emotional Development. Presented at the 7th Annual Summit on Transforming Learning, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL.

Davidson, A. J., Walton, M. D., *Humphrey, R., & *Campbell C. (March, 2012). "She would act like a queen at ressice and think she would rule the fort": Cultural voice and early identity development. Paper presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Davidson, A. J., Walton, M. D., *Humphrey, R., & *Campbell C. (February, 2012). "We started to fight by talking trash": Cultural voice in children’s stories about peer conflict. Paper presented at the Society for Research in Child Development - The Development of Positive Minority Youth conference in Tampa, FL.

Davidson, A. J., *Reynolds, K. T., *Robertson, Rebecca, & *Campbell, C. (April, 2011). "I'll kick you in your face talk to me that way!" Contextualizing peer experiences through narratives and self- and peer-reports. Paper presented at the Society for Research in Child Development conference in Montreal, Canada.

*Huss, E., & Davidson, A. J. (March, 2011). Victimization and loneliness in children: A narrative and survey approach. Poster presented at the Southeastern Psychological Association conference in Jacksonville, FL.

Davidson, A. J., Karcher, M. J., Rhodes, J. E., & Herrera, C. (June, 2010). Pygmalion in Mentoring:  Peer mentors with a more positive view of youth have better effects on vulnerable mentees. Presented at the 18th Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research in Denver, CO.

Davidson, A. J., Campbell, C., Humphrey, J., Huss, E., Reynolds, K., & Robertson, R. (March, 2010). Community-Based Collaborative to Study Children’s Relationships and Adjustment in School. Presented at the 5th Annual Summit on Transforming Learning, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL.

Davidson, A. J. (January, 2010). A Cross-Institutional Conflict Narrative Training and Coding Workshop for Undergraduate Students in Psychology. Participant Idea Exchange facilitated at the National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology 32nd annual conference in St. Pete Beach, FL.

Davidson, A.J., & Gest, S. D. (March, 2009). Relatedness with teachers and peers during early adolescence. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development conference in Denver, CO.

Davidson, A. J., Abar, B. W., Updegraff, K. A., & McHale, S. M. (March, 2008). Cultural correlates and adjustment outcomes associated with profiles of parent-peer linkage among Mexican American youth. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Adolescence conference in Chicago, IL.

Molloy, L. E., Davidson, A. J., Gest, S. D., Rulison, K. L., & Welsh, J. A. (March, 2008). Peer influence processes and academic outcomes in early adolescence. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Adolescence conference in Chicago, IL.

Davidson, A. J., Gest, S. D., Rulison, K. L., & Welsh, J. A. (January, 2008). Dynamic associations between children’s social knowledge and social status in the peer network across the upper elementary school grades. Poster presented at the International Sunbelt Social Network Conference in St. Pete Beach, FL.

Molloy, L. E., Davidson, A. J., Gest, S. D., Rulison, K. L., & Welsh, J. A. (January, 2008). Peer influence processes and academic outcomes in early adolescence. Paper presented at the International Sunbelt Social Network Conference in St. Pete Beach, FL.

Gest, S. D., Rulison, K. L., Davidson, A. J., Molloy, L. E., & Welsh, J. A. (January, 2008). Separate and combined contributions of friendship and interaction frequency to relationship stability and peer influence in early adolescence. Paper presented at the International Sunbelt Social Network Conference in St. Pete Beach, FL.

Davidson, A. J., Gest, S. D., & Rosen, H. (May, 2007). After-school tutoring: Testing a process model of the academic, social and behavioral outcomes of early adolescent peer tutors. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research conference in Washington, DC.

Davidson, A. J., & Gest, S. D. (May, 2007). Knowing who hangs around with whom: A longitudinal study of social network knowledge, social status and gender in early adolescence. Paper presented at the 10th Developmental Science Institute in Orebrö, Sweden.

Davidson, A. J., Gest, S. D., & Welsh, J. A. (March, 2007). Knowing who hangs around with whom: A longitudinal study of social network knowledge, social status and gender in early adolescence. Paper presented at the Society for Research on Child Development conference in Boston, MA.

Gest, S. D., Davidson, A. J., & Rulison, K. L. (March, 2007). Sex differences in the structure of peer social networks across the transition to middle school.  Paper presented at the Society for Research on Child Development conference in Boston, MA.

Davidson, A. D., Gest, S. D., & Welsh, J. A. (March, 2006). Children’s social knowledge and position in the peer network during middle childhood.  Poster presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence conference in San Francisco, CA.

Davidson, A. (October, 2005). Peer influences on academic self-concept and performance in middle childhood. Talk presented at Rhodes College.

Davidson, A. J., Rulison, K. L., Gest, S.D., & Welsh, J. A. (August, 2005). Peer Influences on Academic Self-Concept and Performance in Middle Childhood. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association conference in Washington, DC.

Gest, S. D., Rulison, K. L., Davidson, A. J., Welsh, J. A., & Domitrovich, C. E. (April, 2005). Children’s Academic Reputations among Peers: Associations with Changes in Academic Self-Concept, Effort, and Performance. Poster presented at the Society for Research on Child Development conference in Atlanta, GA.

 

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Alice Davidson
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Bush 322
E-mail: adavidson@rollins.edu
T. 407.646.2129

 

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