College of Arts & Sciences Psychology

Cynthia Struckman-Johnson

Cindy Struckman-johnson
Professor
Psychology, College of Arts & Sciences
USD South Dakota Union
Phone: 605-677-5351
Education:
  • Ph D, Psychology , University of Kentucky , 1978
  • MA, Psychology , University of Kentucky , 1975
  • BA, Psychology , University of South Dakota , 1971
Research:
  • 1-3 graduate students for seatbelt research and motorcycle helmet research, Tremel Foundation, (2005 - 2011)
  • A Study of Texting Drivers at USD, USD Treml Foundation
  • Support of 3 undergraduate students for a driving and texting study, Tremel Foundation, (2010)
Publications:
  • Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D., 2011 Final Report for the South Dakota Statewide Seatbelt and Motorcycle Helmet Use Survey, South Dakota Office of Highway Safety .
  • Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D., Acceptance of Male Rape Myth Scale.
  • Struckman-johnson, D., Struckman-john, C., Kruse, J., Gross, P., Sumners, B., (2013), A comparison of inmate and staff ways to prevent prison sexual assault, The Prison Journal, vol. 93, iss. 4, pp. 429-452. (DOI: 10.1177/0032885513501023)
  • Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D., (2013), Stopping prison rape: The evolution of standards recommended by the National Prison Rape Commission, The Prison Journal, vol. 93, iss. 3, pp. 335-354. (DOI: 10.1177.002188551349567)
  • Struckman-johnson, D., Struckman-john, C., A pre-PREA survey of inmate and correctional staff opinions on how to prevent prison sexual assault, Sage.
  • Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D., Stopping prison rape: The evolution of standards recommended by PREA’s National Prison Rape Elimination Commission, Sage, vol. in press.
  • May-Shinagle, G., Weisbeck, S., Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D., (2010), Romantic relationship status and academic success., National Conferences for Undergraduate Research, vol. 2010, iss. 1, pp. 1792-1800.
Awards and Honors:
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Psy Chi, 2012
  • Invited Crowning Commentary Speaker, Honor's Society, 2011
  • Teacher of the Month Award, Pi Beta Phi, 2010
  • Greek Professor of the Year, Greek Community, 2006
  • Psychology Department Professor of the year, Psi Chi, 2005
  • Honorary membership in the National Residence Hall Association, 2002
  • Invited Lecturer for the first "Last Lecture" series started on campus, Student Association, 2000
Presentations:
  • Blackburn, M., Turner, C., Deters, C., Obenauer, B., Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D. A survey of attitudes about Face Book behaviors among USD college students. Presented at the IdeaFest, Vermillion, SD.
  • Gunter, S., Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D. (2012, November). Men’s perceptions of a woman’s image varied by presence of alcohol and non-alcoholic drinks. Presented at the the Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Sexuality, Tampa, FL.
  • Struckman-john, C., Gaster, S., Struckman-johnson, D. (2012, November). Mixing sex and technology: A survey of Midwestern college students’ attitudes and behaviors related to having sex while driving. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Tampa, FL.
  • Struckman-john, C., Moceri, S., Bergman, J., Bullene, A., Callaghan, J., Struckman-johnson, D. (2012, November). Mixing sex and technology: A survey of sexting attitudes and behaviors among Midwestern college students. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Tampa, FL.
  • Bullene, A., Bergman, J., Callaghan, J., Moceri, S., Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D. (2012, April). A survey of sexting among USD college students. Presented at the IdeaFest, Vermillion, SD.
  • Fong, J., Struckman-john, C. (2012, April). Trafficked: Sexual Slavery. Presented at the IdeaFest, Vermillion, SD.
  • Struckman-john, C., Bazemore, C., Olson, K., Spaans, K., Pearson, T., White, A. (2010, April). Perception of Job Applicant Qualification based on Native American Race and Gender study. Presented at the Ideafest undergraduate and graduate research comference at USD, Vermillion, SD .
  • Struckman-john, C., DeRoos, C., Kennedy, J. (2010, April). Survery of Driving attitudes and behavior . Presented at the IdeaFest undergraduate and graduate research conference, Vermillion, SD.
  • Struckman-john, C., Taylor , J., Pietsch, T. (2010, April). Political Attitudes among USD students . Presented at the National Conferences for Undergraduate Research, Missoula, Montana .
  • Struckman-john, C., May-Shinagle , G., Weisbeck , S. (2010, April). Romantic relationshiop status and academ. Presented at the National Conferences for Undergraduate Research , Missoula, MT.
  • Struckman-john, C., Taylor, J., Pietsch, T. (2009, March). Political opinions and attitudes toward the gay community amoun USD students. Presented at the IdeaFest undergraduate and graduate resaerch conference, Vermillion, SD.
  • Struckman-john, C., Anderson, L. (2009, March). Bullying and Cyber bullying: Extent and Gender Roles. Presented at the IdeaFest undergraduate and graduate research conference, Vermillion, SD .
  • Struckman-john, C., Weisbeck, S., Hawkinsq, E., May-Shinagle, G., Vine, K., Kennedy, J., DeRoos, C. (2009, March). Romantic relationship status and academic performance. Presented at the IdeaFest undergraduate and graduate research conference, Vermillion, SD.
  • Struckman-john, C., Brink, J. (2009, March). The effect of occupational primers on a performance task. Presented at the IdeaFest undergraduate nad graduate research conference, Vermillion, SD .
  • Banka, Caraway, J., Struckman-john, C., Granaas, M. (2008). Men's and Women's Perceptions of Sexual Coercion: The Rol of Intimacy and Verbal Manipulation. Presented at the 41st meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.
  • Struckman-john, C., Kruse, J., Summers, B., Gross, P., Linden, L., Kjelding, A. (2008, March). Inmate and staff opinions of good ways to prevent prison sexual assault. Presented at the Academy of Criminal Justice 45th annual meeting, Cincinnati, OH.
  • Struckman-john, C., Cowan, C., Crawford, E., Ebsen, S., Mayer, V., Bechen, D. (2008, March). Effects of watching reality television on female and male college students. Presented at the IdeaFest undergraduate and graduate research conference, Vermillion, SD .
  • Struckman-john, C., Fieldsen, J., Gillis, K., Ray, M. (2008, March). Perceptions of parental beliefs and attitudes ande college student sexuality. Presented at the IdeaFest undergraduate and graduate research conference, Vermillion, SD.
  • Struckman-john, C., Kerbs, J., Marquart , J. W., Van Hoorhis, P., Blackburn, A., Latessa , E. (2008, March). Survey research with prisoners . Presented at the The Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences , Cincinnati, OH.
  • Barron, J. M., Struckman-john, C., Quevillon, R., Caraway, J. (2007, November). Heterosexual masculinty and prejudice against gay men: Examining predictors and explanations. Presented at the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Indianapols, IN.
  • Caraway, J., Barron, J., Struckman-john, C., Quevillon, R., Mims, G., Kruse, J. (2007, November). A study of heterosexual maculinity and prejudice against gay men. Presented at the The Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA .
  • Caraway, J., Barron, J., Struckman-john, C., Quevillon, R. (2007, November). Heterosexual masculinity and prejudice against gay men: Examining predictors and explanations. Presented at the The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality , Indianapolis, IN .
  • Caraway, J., Barron, J., Struckman-john, C., Kruse, J., Quevillon, R., Mims , G. (2007, May). Masculinity, openness, and prejudice: Examining heterosexual males attitudes toward gay men. Presented at the South Dakota Psychological Association, Oacoma, SD.
  • Barron, J. M., Struckman-john, C., Kruse, J., Quevillon, R., Caraway, J., Mims, G. (2007, May). Masculinity, openness, and prejudice: Examining heterosexual males attitudes toward gay men. Presented at the South Dakota Psychological Association, Oacama, SD.
  • Struckman-john, C., Bush, S. (2006, April). Cheating behavior in committed romantic relationships. Presented at the National Undergraduate Research Conference, Ashley, NC.
  • Struckman-john, C., Puffer, J., Popisil, J., Koster, B., Strough, J., Langten, A. (2004, April). Cell Phone Use by USD Students . Presented at the IdeaFest undergraduate and graduate resarch conference, Vermillion, SD.
  • Struckman-john, C., Anderson, K. (2003, April). Student reflections on effects of 9-11. Presented at the Midwestern Psycholoical Association, Chicago, IL.
  • Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D. (2001, October). Sexual coercion rates in men's and women's prisons in the Midwest. Presented at the The Human Rights Conference on Prision Rape , Washington, DC .
  • Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D., Anderson , P. (2000, August). Tactics and motives of sexuallly aggressive men and women. Presented at the American Psychological Association , Washington, DC.
  • Struckman-john, C., Struckman-johnson, D. (2000, March). Sexual coercion rates in ten Midwestern peison facilities. Presented at the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, New Orleans, LA .