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Psychology D-index 31 Citations 4,545 78 World Ranking 7259 National Ranking 4035

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Internal medicine

Alexandra Loukas focuses on Developmental psychology, Self-control, Multilevel model, Early adolescents and Young adult. Her Developmental psychology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Social anxiety, Health psychology and Clinical psychology. Her Clinical psychology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Student engagement and Protective factor.

As a member of one scientific family, Alexandra Loukas mostly works in the field of Self-control, focusing on Family conflict and, on occasion, Parental alcoholism, Externalization, El Niño, Socialization and Disruptive behavior. Her research in Early adolescents intersects with topics in School climate, Social connectedness and Depressive symptoms. Her Young adult research incorporates elements of Cigarette use and Personality.

Her most cited work include:

  • Examining School Connectedness as a Mediator of School Climate Effects (180 citations)
  • Relational aggression in college students: Examining the roles of social anxiety and empathy (165 citations)
  • Examining the Moderating Role of Perceived School Climate in Early Adolescent Adjustment. (140 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

Her primary areas of investigation include Young adult, Developmental psychology, Tobacco use, Clinical psychology and Environmental health. Her biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Logistic regression, Odds and Cigarette use. Her studies deal with areas such as Social anxiety and Social connectedness as well as Developmental psychology.

Her Tobacco use research includes elements of Multilevel logistic regression, Incidence, Cohort study and Substance use. Her study looks at the relationship between Clinical psychology and topics such as Depressive symptoms, which overlap with School climate. Alexandra Loukas has included themes like Snus, Smokeless tobacco, Harm and Cigarette smoking in her Environmental health study.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Young adult (36.52%)
  • Developmental psychology (30.43%)
  • Tobacco use (24.35%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Young adult (36.52%)
  • Tobacco use (24.35%)
  • Demography (19.13%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Young adult, Tobacco use, Demography, Odds and Cohort. Her Young adult research incorporates themes from Logistic regression, Cigarette use, Nicotine and Smokeless tobacco. Her studies in Tobacco use integrate themes in fields like Student perceptions and Health policy.

Her work focuses on many connections between Odds and other disciplines, such as Marijuana use, that overlap with her field of interest in Cross lagged and Impulsivity. The various areas that Alexandra Loukas examines in her Psychological intervention study include Developmental psychology and Sexual minority. Her Clinical psychology study incorporates themes from Tobacco control, Negatively associated and Early adolescents.

Between 2018 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • Who is JUULing and Why? An Examination of Young Adult Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Users (16 citations)
  • Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Marketing and Initiation Among Youth and Young Adults (10 citations)
  • Explaining sexual minority young adult cigarette smoking disparities. (8 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social psychology
  • Internal medicine
  • Developmental psychology

Her scientific interests lie mostly in Young adult, Logistic regression, Nicotine, Odds and Clinical psychology. The Young adult study combines topics in areas such as Cohort and Depression. Her Logistic regression research integrates issues from Nicotine dependence and Nicotine delivery.

Alexandra Loukas performs multidisciplinary study on Nicotine and Demography in her works. She interconnects Cigarette smoking cessation, Sensation seeking and Confidence interval in the investigation of issues within Odds. The study incorporates disciplines such as Tobacco control, Sexual minority, Sexual orientation, Major depressive disorder and Health equity in addition to Clinical psychology.

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Best Publications

Examining School Connectedness as a Mediator of School Climate Effects

Alexandra Loukas;Rie Suzuki;Karissa D. Horton.
Journal of Research on Adolescence (2006)

374 Citations

Relational aggression in college students: Examining the roles of social anxiety and empathy

Jesse L. Loudin;Alexandra Loukas;Sheri Robinson.
Aggressive Behavior (2003)

353 Citations

Examining the Moderating Role of Perceived School Climate in Early Adolescent Adjustment.

Alexandra Loukas;Sheri Robinson.
Journal of Research on Adolescence (2004)

280 Citations

Early Adolescent Social and Overt Aggression: Examining the Roles of Social Anxiety and Maternal Psychological Control

Alexandra Loukas;Stephanie K. Paulos;Sheri Robinson.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence (2005)

261 Citations

Middle school student perceptions of school climate: Examining protective functions on subsequent adjustment problems.

Alexandra Loukas;Jonna L. Murphy.
Journal of School Psychology (2007)

230 Citations

Flavored e-cigarette use: Characterizing youth, young adult, and adult users.

Melissa B Harrell;S. R. Weaver;A. Loukas;Melisa R Creamer.
Preventive medicine reports (2017)

192 Citations

The role of resource, protective, and risk factors on academic achievement-related outcomes of economically disadvantaged Latino youth

Hazel M. Prelow;Alexandra Loukas.
Journal of Community Psychology (2003)

163 Citations

Developmental trajectories of disruptive behavior problems among sons of alcoholics: effects of parent psychopathology, family conflict, and child undercontrol.

Alexandra Loukas;Robert A. Zucker;Hiram E. Fitzgerald;Jennifer L. Krull.
Journal of Abnormal Psychology (2003)

160 Citations

Examining temporal associations between school connectedness and early adolescent adjustment.

Alexandra Loukas;Ken G. Ripperger-Suhler;Karissa D. Horton.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence (2009)

159 Citations

The relation of personality to alcohol abuse/dependence in a high-risk sample.

Alexandra Loukas;Jennifer L. Krull;Laurie Chassin;Adam C. Carle.
Journal of Personality (2000)

156 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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