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Elise Resnick

Adjunct Faculty, Family Science

As an adjunct faculty member, Elise Resnick teaches both graduate and undergraduate courses in the Department of Family Science, with a focus on ensuring that students garner an enhanced understanding of family theories, dynamics and patterns in preparation for Family Science careers. Elise is also passionate about instilling in her students practical skills for enhancing their own relationships and family interactions.


SPH | Room: 1142F


Areas of Interest

Couple Relationships; Family Interaction Patterns; Mental Health

BA, Screenwriting

University of Massachusetts. Amherst

MS, Marriage and Family Therapy

University of Maryland, College Park

PhD, Family Science

University of Maryland, College Park

FMSC 170 Modern Families

FMSC 260 Couple Relationships

FMSC 330 Family Theories and Patterns

FMSC 642 Normal and Abnormal Family Development

FMSC 698T Testing and Assessment

Most Valuable Professor Award, 2015, 2016 and 2019

Distinguished Teaching Award, 2010