Ryan Blick

Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant, FMSC, Family Science
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Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: SPH 1228
Phone: 301-405-4015 |

Ryan Blick is a fourth-year Family Science doctoral student from Longmont, Colorado.  He earned his B.S. in Psychology and his M.S. in Marriage and Family Therapy from Brigham Young University, and is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Before coming to UMD, Ryan worked for seven years in various agencies and in private practice as a Marriage and Family Therapist.  Ryan's research interests include fathering and masculinity, including the development, maintenance and transmission of perceived roles and characteristics of fathers in the family.  He enjoys all sports and loves being outdoors; he regularly participates in softball, volleyball, flag football and basketball leagues.  He likes snowboarding in the winter, and hiking and camping in the summer; he also speaks German fluently, and has moderate fluency in Spanish.