Linda Nielsen

Professor of Educational & Adolescent Psychology


Office: Tribble A308A


Phone: 336-758-5345



Professor of Education/Interdisciplinary Humanities and an international authority on father-daughter relationships and shared parenting after divorce.  She is the author of numerous articles and several books including Adolescence: A Contemporary View and  Fathers & Daughters: Contemporary Research and Issues.  She works with legislators and advocacy groups around the world on revising custody laws and regularly provides advice on father-daughter relationships through the national media.  Visit her website for more information. (Full Department Profile)



  • HMN 320, Fathers and Daughters
  • HMN 374, Humanities and Family Law:  Child Custody