Chalandra Bryant

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Family Social Science
Biography

Research & Discovery

Dr. Bryant's research focuses on the developmental roots and course of close relationships; the ability to sustain close intimate ties; and the manner in which social, familial, economic, and psychosocial factors are linked to marital outcomes. A National Institutes of Health-funded project, A Study of African American Marriage and Health, examined factors contributing to the marital and health outcomes of newly married African American couples as well as the interrelationship between marriage and health. She has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Family Theory and Review and the Journal of Marriage and Family. She is a co-author of the book,  Family Stress Management: A Contextual Approach, Third Edition published by Sage.

Areas of Interest

Developmental roots and course of close relationships
The ability to sustain close intimate ties
Social, familial, economic, and psychosocial factors linked to marital outcomes