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Nicky Newton

Nicky Newton

Research Assistant Professor, Human Development and Social Policy

Research/Scholarship

Education

Year Degree Institution
2011 PhD, Personality and Social Contexts Psychology University of Michigan
2007 MA, Psychology University of Michigan
2004 BA, Psychology University of California-Berkeley



Selected Publications

Newton, N. J., Ryan, L. H., King, R. T., & Smith, J. (Working Paper/In Press/Under Review). Cohort and marital status in midlife: evidence for delayed onset of women's health issues.

Newton, N. J., & Baltys, I. H. (Working Paper/In Press/Under Review). Parent status and generativity within the context of race.

Versey, H. S., & Newton, N. J. (2013). Generativity and productive pursuits: Pathways to successful aging in late-midlife African American and White Women. Journal of Adult Development.

Newton, N. J., Herr, J. M., Pollack, J. I., & McAdams, D. P. (2013). Selfless or selfish? Generativity and narcissism as components of legacy. Journal of Adult Development.

Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (2013). The road not taken: Women's life paths and gender-linked personality traits. Journal of Research in Personality : 306-316.

Edelstein, R., Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (2012). Narcissism in midlife: The developmental course and correlates of women’s narcissistic personality traits. Journal of Personality, 80(5) : 1179-1204.

Birditt, K.S., Newton, N., & Hope, S. (2012). Implications of marital/partner relationship quality and perceived stress for blood pressure among older adults. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences.

Newton, N. J., Torges, C. M., & Stewart, A. J. (2012). Women’s regrets about their lives: Cohort differences in correlates and contents. Sex Roles, 66(7): 530-543.

Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (2012). Personality development in adulthood in S. K. Whitbourne & M. Sliwinski (Eds.), Handbook of Developmental Psychology: Adult Development and Aging New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (2010). The middle ages: Change in women's personalities and social roles.. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 34: 75-84.

Stewart, A. J., & Newton, N. J. (2010). Gender, adult development, and aging. in Chrisler, J. C., & McCreary, D. R., Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology (pp. 559-580). Springer.


Research Interests

Life span development, developmental life transitions, the influence of social roles on personality, aging and well-being, women’s midlife personality development, women’s life path choices (career, family) and their outcomes in later life.


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