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Dr. David C. de Jong

David de Jong

Assistant Professor

College of Education and Allied Professions

Psychology

Contact Information

Email: ddejong@wcu.edu
Phone: 828.227.3770
Office: G48 McKee Building

Biography

Born and raised in Toronto, Canada. First career as a bicycle messenger and owner/operator of a small, boutique messenger service in Toronto. Then, a BS from University of Toronto, and a PhD from University of Rochester in social-personality psychology. Began my position at WCU in 2016.

Education

  • Ph D, University of Rochester
  • MA, University of Rochester
  • BS, Foreign Institution

Teaching Interests

Human Sexuality<br>Research Methods/Statistics

Research Interests

My research focuses on how social-cognitive processes, such as motivation, attraction, partner perception, and religiosity contribute to relationship, emotional, and sexual well-being among individuals and couples.<br><br>Find my publications on Google Scholar or ResearchGate:<br><br>https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=qbroi9IAAAAJ&view_op=list_works&sortby=pubdate<br><br>https://www.researchgate.net/profile/David_De_Jong2/research<br><br>

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