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BOOK

Walsh, B. A., DeFlorio, L., Burnham, M. M. & Weiser, D. A. (2017). Introduction to Human Development and Family Studies. New York: Psychology Press/Taylor & Francis.

PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

2020

Crane, P.R.*, Swarengin, K.S.*, Rivas-Koehl, M. M.*, Foster, A.M.*, Le, T.H.*, Weiser, D.A., & Talley, A.E. (2020). Come out, get out: Relations among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and queer identification, microaggressions, and persistence in higher education. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. doi: 10.1177/0886260520967126

Malisch, J. L., Harris, B. N., Sherrer, S. M., Lewis, K. A., Shepherd, S. L.,...Weiser, D. A., Bernal, X. E., & Deitloff, J. (2020). Opinion: In the wake of COVID-19, academia needs new solutions to ensure gender equity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2010636117

Edwards, A. L., & Weiser, D. A. (2020). He cheated, she cheated, we cheated: Contextualizing infidelity experiences from a feminist family studies perspective. Journal of Family Theory & Review, Book review, 12, 94-99. doi: 10.1111/jftr.12359

Niehuis, S., Reifman, A., Weiser, D. A., Punyanunt-Carter, N., Flora, J., Arias, V. S.*, & Oldham, C. R.* (2020). Guilty pleasure? Involvement with explicit sexual content on Tinder and attitudes toward the self, other people, and marriage. Human Communication Research, 46, 563-593. doi: 10.1093/hcr/hqz013

2019

Yuan, S.*, & Weiser, D. A. (2019). Relationship dissolution following marital infidelity: Comparing European Americans and Asian Americans. Marriage and Family Review, 55, 631-650. doi: 10.1080/01494929.2019.1589614

2018

Weiser, D.A., Hilliard, T.*, & Knox, D. (2018). "I thought you loved me too?": Outcomes of discrepant romantic relationships. Interpersona, 12(2), 267-282. doi: 10.5964/ijpr.v12i2.313

Weiser, D. A., Niehuis, S., Flora, J., Punyanunt-Carter, N.M., Arias, V. S.*, & Baird, H.R.* (2018). Swiping right: Sociosexuality, intentions to engage in infidelity, and infidelity experiences on Tinder. Personality and Individual Differences, 133, 29-33. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2017.10.025

2017

Weiser, D. A., & Weigel, D. J. (2017). Exploring intergenerational patterns of infidelity. Personal Relationships, 24, 933–952. doi: 10.1111/pere.12222

Weiser, D. A., Weigel, D. J., Lalasz, C. B., & Evans, W. P. (2017). Family background and propensity to engage in infidelity. Journal of Family Issues, 38, 2083-2101. doi: 10.1177/0192513X15581660

Weiser, D. A. (2017). Confronting myths about sexual assault: A feminist analysis of the false report literature. Family Relations, 66, 44-60. doi: 10.1111/fare.12235

Purcell, J. K.*, Oldham, C. R.*, Weiser, D. A., & Sharp, E. A. (2017). Lights, camera, activism: Community based film-series as response to campus sexual violence. Family Relations, 66, 139-153. doi: 10.1111/fare.12228

Sharp, E. A., Weiser, D. A., Kelly, R. C., & Lavigne, D. (2017). From furious to fearless: Faculty feminist action in response to rape culture on college campuses. Family Relations, 66¸75-88. doi: 10.1111/fare.12238

Weigel, D. J., Weiser, D. A., & Lalasz, C. B. (2017). Testing a motivational model of relationship maintenance: The role of approach and avoidance relationship goals. Western Journal of Communication, 341-361. doi: 10.1080/10570314.2016.1240372

2016

Yuan, S.*, Weiser, D. A., & Fischer, J. (2016). Self-efficacy, parent-child relationships, and children's academic performance: A comparison of European American and Asian American college students. Social Psychology of Education, 19, 261-280. doi: 10.1007/s11218-015-9330-x

Weiser, D. A., & Weigel, D. J. (2016). Self-efficacy in romantic relationships: Direct and indirect effects on relationship maintenance and satisfaction. Personality and Individual Differences, 89, 152-156. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2015.10.013

Weigel, D. J., Lalasz, C. B., & Weiser, D. A. (2016). Maintaining relationships: The role of implicit relationship theories and partner fit. Communication Reports, 29, 23-34. doi: 10.1080/08934215.2015.1017653

2015

Weiser, D. A., & Weigel, D. J. (2015). Investigating experiences of the infidelity partner: Who is the "other man/woman"?. Personality and Individual Differences, 85, 176-181. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2015.05.014

Parent, M. C., Weiser, D. A., & McCourt, A. (2015)."So what are you?": Inappropriate interview questions for psychology doctoral and internship applicants. Training and Education in Professional Psychology, 9, 136–143. doi: 10.1037/tep0000068

Walsh, B. A., & Weiser, D. A. (2015). Undergraduate research experiences in human development and family studies. Family Science Review, 20, 32-47. http://www.familyscienceassociation.org/sites/default/files/3%20-%20WALSH%20%26%20Weiser%20-%202015%20%2020%20(1).pdf

2014

Weiser, D. A., Lalasz, C. B., Weigel, D. J., & Evans. W. P. (2014). A prototype analysis of infidelity. Personal Relationships, 21, 655-675. doi: 10.1111/pere.12056
Weiser, D. A., & Niehuis, S. (2014). Relationship initiation and early dating. NCFR Report, 59, 3-4. (not blind peer-reviewed). https://www.ncfr.org/sites/default/files/focus_winter_2014_final.pdf#page=3

Weigel, D. J., & Weiser, D. A. (2014). Commitment messages communicated in families of origin: Contributions to relationship commitment attitudes. Communication Quarterly, 62, 536-551. doi: 10.1080/01463373.2014.949382

Weiser, D. A., & Weigel, D. J. (2014). Testing a model of communication responses to relationship infidelity. Communication Quarterly, 62, 416-435. doi: 10.1080/01463373.2014.922482

Jones, D. N., & Weiser, D. A. (2014). Differential infidelity patterns among the Dark Triad. Personality and Individual Differences, 57, 20–24. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2013.09.007

2013 and earlier

Riggio, H. R., Weiser, D. A., Valenzuela, A. M., Lui, P., Montes, R., & Heuer, J. (2013). Self-efficacy in romantic relationships: Prediction of relationship attitudes and outcomes. The Journal of Social Psychology, 153, 629-650. doi: 10.1080/00224545.2013.801826

Sigillo, A. E., Miller, M. K., & Weiser, D. A. (2012). Attitudes toward non-traditional women using IVF: The influence of political affiliation and religious characteristics. Psychology of Religion & Spirituality, 4, 249-263. doi: 10.1037/a0027940

Weigel, D. J., Weiser, D. A., Bales, D., & Moyses, K. (2012) Identifying online preferences and needs of early childhood professionals. Early Childhood Research & Practice, 14. (translated into Spanish and Chinese). https://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ997136

Riggio, H. R., Weiser, D. A., Valenzuela, A. M., Lui, P., Montes, R., & Heuer, J. (2011). Initial validation of a measure of self-efficacy in romantic relationships. Personality and Individual Differences, 51, 601-606. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2011.05.026

Weiser, D. A., & Miller, M. K. (2010). Barack Obama v. Bristol Palin: Why the President's sex education policy wins. Contemporary Justice Review, 13, 411-424. doi: 10.1080/10282580.2010.517970

Riggio, H. R., Valenzuela, A. M., & Weiser, D. A. (2010). Household responsibilities in the family of origin: Relations with self-efficacy in young adulthood. Personality and Individual Differences, 48, 568-573. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2009.12.008

Weiser, D. A., & Riggio, H. R. (2010). Family background and academic achievement: Does self-efficacy mediate outcomes? Social Psychology of Education, 13, 367-383. doi: 10.1007/s11218-010-9115-1

Riggio, H. R., & Weiser, D. A. (2008). Attitudes toward marriage: Embeddedness and outcomes in personal relationships. Personal Relationships, 15, 123-140. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-6811.2007.00188.x

Recent Presentations

* Indicates student co-author

Weiser, D. A., & Thomas, A. V.* (2021, July). All in the family: Examining the association between parent infidelity and young adults' infidelity. Talk accepted for presentation at the International Association for Relationship Research Conference. London, UK. (Conference delayed until June 2021 due to COVID-19).

Weiser, D. A. (2021, July). Incorporating diverse experiences in interpersonal relationships courses. Talk accepted for presentation at the International Association for Relationship Research Conference. London, UK. (Conference delayed until June 2021 due to COVID-19).

#MeToo | Time's Up | Title IX on college campuses: Engaging those in positions of power and vulnerability (2020, November). Discussants Bordere, T. C., & Weiser, D. A. Presented at the National Conference on Family Relations Annual Conference. Virtual Conference.

Weiser, D. A., Hilliard, T.*, & Knox, D. (2020, November). Comfort with relationship uncertainty: Associations with attachment, sociosexuality, and jealousy. Presented at the National Conference on Family Relations Annual Conference. Virtual Conference.

Oldham, C. R.*, Niehuis, S., Reifman, A., & Weiser, D. A. (2019, November). A longitudinal study of the timing of first sex in romantic relationships and subsequent relationship quality. Poster presented at the National Conference on Family Relations Annual Conference. Ft. Worth, TX.

Borshuk, M., Lavigne, D., Sharp, E. A., Smith, J., Weiser, D.A., & Whitney, A. (2019, March). Bringing intersectional feminism to the people: Combatting sexism in a community-based film series. Talk presented at the Texas Women in Higher Education Regional Conference. Lubbock, TX. (invited talk)

Rivas-Koehl, M. *, Le, T. *, Talley, A., E., & Weiser, D.A. (2019, March). I kissed a girl and my campus didn't like it: Safety and well-being among persons with diverse sexual and gender identities. Talk presented at the Texas Women in Higher Education Regional Conference. Lubbock, TX. (invited talk)

Weiser, D. A., Curtis, S.*, & Jones, D. N. (2019, February). Sexist attitudes and rape myth acceptance: The moderating role of Dark Triad personality traits. Poster presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Annual Conference. Portland, OR.

Foster, A. M., Koehl, M., Weiser, D. A., & Talley, A. E. (2019, February). Sexual Orientation Self-Concept Ambiguity, Internalized homonegativity, and self-esteem among young adults. Poster presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Annual Conference. Portland, OR.

Le, T.*, Koehl, M.**, Weiser, D. A., & Talley, A. (2019, February). Concealable wounds: The influence of sexual self-concept ambiguity and stigma on mental health and well-being. Poster presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Annual Conference. Portland, OR.

Crane, P., Swaringen, K., Koehl, M., Foster, A., Le, T., Talley, A. E., & Weiser, D. A. (2019, February). Come out, get out: The relationship among LGBTQ+ identification, microaggressions, and college persistence. Talk presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Annual Sexuality Pre-Conference. Portland, OR. Melbourne, Australia.