MARISSA L DIENER portrait
  • Executive Director, LEAP Learning Communities, Undergraduate Studies
  • Professor, Family And Consumer Studies
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Professional Service

  • Entity: Journal Reviewer Ad-Hoc Reviewer. Social Development. Developmental Psychology. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 2014 - 2014
  • Role: Ad-Hoc Reviewer. Entity: Journal reviewer Social Development, Child Development, Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology,. 2011 - 2011
  • Youth and Family Development Partnership working with youth and families (both immigrants and those with refugee status) on capacity building. 2010 - present
  • Entity: International Society for Infant Studies Ad-Hoc reviewer for Infancy journal. 2010 - 2010
  • Family Financial Literacy Partnership. 2008 - 2010

Internal Service

  • Search Committee Associate Dean Undergraduate Studies. Committee Member, 2021 - 2022. service.
  • Graduate Admissions & Policy Committee. Committee Member, 2021 - present. service.
  • Faculty Search Committee. Committee Member, 2021 - 2021. service.
  • Undergraduate Council Review. Reviewer, 2021 - 2021. service.
  • Undergraduate Council. Member, 2017 - 2021. service.
  • Graduate Council Review, College of Social Work. 2017 - 2017. service.
  • Credits & Admissions Committee. Csbs Representative, 2016 - 2021. service.
  • Task Force for Community Engagement. Committee Member, 2015 - 2017. service.
  • Search Committee for Director of the Lowell Bennion Community Service Center. Co-Chair, 2014 - 2014. service.
  • University Advisory Council on Teacher Education. Committee Member., 2013 - present. service.
  • Credits and Admissions Committee. Committee Member, 2012 - 2018. service.
  • Early Childhood Education Committee. Member, 2011 - present. service.
  • Task Force for Community Engagement. Member, 2010 - 2013. service.
  • Director of Graduate Studies. 2009 - 2014. service.
  • Athletics Advisory Committee. Chair, 2008 - 2010. service.
  • Athletics Academic Standards Committee. Member, 2005 - 2010. service.

Honors & Awards

  • College of SBS. CSBS Excellence in Mentoring Award, 2018
  • Distinguished Service Award, University of Utah. University of Utah, 2011
  • Distinguished Teaching Award. University of Utah, 2010
  • Borchard Fellowship. University of Utah, Lowell Bennion Community Service Center & University Neighborhood Partners, 2009

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