Cuiting Li


Position Title

Associate Professor

Classes Taught

  • Life Span Development
  • Guidance of Children and Adolescents
  • Families in Cross Cultural Contexts
  • Marriage, Family, and Sexual Relationships
  • Family Perspectives
  • Adult Family Members in Transition
  • Socialization Processes in Child and Adolescent Development 
  • Best Practices in Program Development
  • Outcome Based Program Evaluation
Research Interests
  • Adolescence, Identity
  • Cross-cultural Studies
  • Young-adulthood
  • Parenting


Li, C.T., Wall, S. (2012). I Left Home To See The World, Now The Whole World Is My HomeE-Book: Global Sustainable Development: A challenge for Consumer Citizens, 3.4. (peer reviewed).

Phillips, T., Wall, S.,  Li, C., & Phillips, L. (2009) Memories of the Past and Expectations of the Future:  Young Adults in Romantic Relationships. Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences, 101, 23-27. (peer reviewed)

Li, C. & Kerpelman J. L. (2007). Parental Influences on Young Women’s Certainty about Their Career Aspirations. Sex Role, 56, 105-115. (peer reviewed)

Professional Affiliations

  • National Council on Family Relations (NCFR)
  • Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA)
  • Society for Research on Identity Formation (SRIF, Committee member)
  • Society for Research on Child Development (SRCD)
  • Wisconsin Council on Family Relations (WICFR)
  • Chinese-American Educational Research & Development Association (CAERDA)

Community Involvement

  • Right from the Start-Community coalition to support healthy eating in infants and children, Stevens Point​
  • Children's Museum-Exhibition and Display Committee, Stevens Point
  • Abstinence Education Council-Program development and evaluation consultant, New York

Highest Degree Granting University

  • Auburn University - Doctorate in Human Development and Family Studies, 2005

Personal Interests

  • Friends
  • Table Tennis
  • Badminton
  • Racquetball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Rock Climbing 

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