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Kathryn Quina

Kathryn Quina

Professor of Psychology
and Women's Studies

Associate Dean, Feinstein Providence Campus

Behavioral Science

Office: FCCE SHEP 245 and Chafee 418
Phone: 401-277-5468

Educational Background

Ph.D. 1973, University of Georgia

Research Interests

Gender Studies, HIV risk and sexual abuse, research with incarcerated women. (Joint appointment in Women's Studies)

Honors and Awards

Fellow, American Psychological Association, Divisions 2, 9, 35, 56
Distinguished Publication Award, Association for Women in Psychology
Outstanding Faculty Member, URI College of Continuing Education
Christine Ladd-Franklin Award, Association for Women in Psychology
Florence Denmark Mentoring Award, Association for Women in Psychology
Faculty Diversity Award, URI Multicultural Center

Selected Publications

Whitmire, L., Harlow, L.L., Quina, K., & Morokoff, P.J. (1999). Childhood trauma and HIV: Women at Risk. New York: Taylor & Francis.
Collins, L., Chrisler, J., & Quina, K. (Eds.). (1998). Career Strategies for Women in Academe: Arming Athena. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. (five stars at
Bronstein, P., & Quina, K. (Eds.). (2003). Teaching Gender and Multicultural Awareness: Resources for the Psychology Classroom. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
Quina, K., & Brown, L.S. (Eds.). (2008). Trauma and Dissociation in Incarcerated Populations. Published simultaneously as a special issue of Journal of Trauma and Dissociation (Vol. 8, issue 2) and a book (New York: Haworth Press).


Please note: Dr. Quina is not accepting new graduate students at this time. She is available to assist on committees.