Current Research Support

Broadening Participation and the Culture of Undergraduate Research Experiences (2021 – 2024)
Villodas, M.T. Co-Principal Investigator
National Science Foundation (HRD 2100129; PI: Thoman)

Factors Affecting Involvement and Persistence in Science Education and Careers among Underrepresented Undergraduate Students (2021-2022)
Villodas, M.T. (Principal Investigator)
Division of Research and Innovation, San Diego State University

In Search of Mechanisms Underlying Parental Maltreatment History and Parenting
Hong, K. (Principal Investigator)
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (1842470)

Neurocognitive and Physiological Mechanisms in the Intergenerational Impact of Maltreatment (2020-2023)
Morelli, N. (Principal Investigator)
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (1842470)

Addressing Disparities in Unmet Service Need among Diverse Children with ADHD Using School-Based, Technology-Supported Interventions (2020-2023)
Villodas, M.T. (Project Lead) Villodas, F. (Co-Investigator)
SDSU HealthLINK Center for Transdisciplinary Health Disparities Research (U54 MD012397; MPIs: Ayala/Wells), National Institute for Minority Health and Health Disparities.

Intergenerational effects of child maltreatment on parenting behavior: A three-generation prospective study (2020-2023)
Villodas, M.T. (Principal Investigator)
Division of Research and Innovation, San Diego State University


Completed Research Support

Facilitators and Barriers to Higher Education Access Among Foster Youth (2015-2016)
Villodas, M.T. (Principal Investigator) & Cromer, K.D.* (Co-Investigator)
Office of Engagement Foster Panther Pride Research Opportunity
Florida International University

An Evidence-Based Parent-Child Relational Intervention for Young Children At-Risk for Abuse and Neglect (2015-2016)
Villodas, M.T. (Principal Investigator), Bagner, D.M. (Co-Investigator), Huang, H. (Co-Investigator), Villodas, F. (Co-Investigator).
Florida Institute for Child Welfare, Florida State University

In-Home Parent-Child Interaction Therapy for Families at Risk for Abuse and Neglect (2015-2016)
Villodas, M.T. (Principal Investigator)
Center for Children and Families Intramural Award
Florida International University

After-School Support Program for Youth At-Risk for Behavior Problems (2015-2018)
Villodas, F. (Principal Investigator), Villodas, M.T. (Co-Investigator) & Andon, A. (Co-Investigator)
The Children’s Trust of Miami

FIU Summer Academy (2016-2018)
Hart, K. (Principal Investigator), Villodas, F. (Co-Investigator) & Villodas, M.T. (Co-Investigator)
The Children’s Trust of Miami

Longitudinal Effects of Family Violence on the Development of Delinquency and
Aggression (2008-2010) (F31 GM081918-03)
Villodas, M.T. (Principal Investigator)
National Institute of General Medical Sciences