About SSEA

SSEA Leadership

SSEA Appointed Committees:
Communications Committee
Kristin M. Anders (chair), Kansas State University, USA


Kristin M. Anders, Ph.D.
Kansas State University, Kansas, USA Website: https://www.hhs.k-state.edu/ahs/people/kanders8/
Twitter: @KAnders_PhD

Kristin M. Anders, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Human Sciences at Kansas State University. She earned her Ph.D. in Child and Family Studies from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville in 2017. Her research areas focus on identity development, sexual development, and romantic relationships during adolescence and emerging adulthood. She also examines how cultural and social norms can impact sexual development and experiences of sexual and dating violence during emerging adulthood. She aims to use her research to better inform and strengthen sexual and relationship education programs in high schools and colleges.