Bridget Diamond-Welch

Bridget Diamond-Welch

Assistant Professor

POLITICAL SCIENCE

Dakota Hall

Phone: (605) 677-5702

Email: Bridget.K.Diamond-Welch@usd.edu

Teaching Interests:

Criminology; Victimology; Race, Class, Gender & Crime; Family Violence


Research Interests:

sexual assault, domestic violence, interpersonal violence, trauma, emotions, identity


Education:

  • Ph D, Sociology, Iowa State University, 2010
  • MA, Sociology, University of Iowa, 2005

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Court Appointed Special Advocate, Southeast CASA

Grants:

  • Grants to Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking on Campus Program, DOJ Office of Violence Against Women. Grant Role: Principal. (2016 - 2019)
  • Purchasing Sex, Chiesman Fund. (2017)

Publications:

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  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Mann, Olivia, Bass, Melissa L., and Tollini, Craig. The Interaction Between Observer Sex and Sexual Identity on Attributions of Blame with a Heterosexual Female Victim. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 2017.
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget. Power and Inequality in Interpersonal Relations , by Vladimir Shlapentokh and Eric Beasley. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2015. 205 pp. $69.95 cloth. ISBN: 9781 412855662, 788-790. Vol. 45, Iss. 6. Contemporary Sociology, 2016.
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Hetzel-Riggin, Melanie D., and Hemingway, Jennifer. The Willingness of College Students to Intervene in Sexual Assault Situations: Attitude and Behavior Differences by Gender, Race, Age, and Community of Origin. Violence and Gender, 2016.
  • Bonnan-White, Jess, Hetzel-Riggin, Melanie D., Diamond-Welch, Bridget, and Tollini, Craig. "You Blame Me, Therefore I Blame Me:" The importance of first disclosure responses on mental health outcomes after trauma. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 2015. (DOI: 10.1177/0886260515615141)
  • Cast, Alicia D., and Diamond-Welch, Bridget. Emotions and the Self: Depression and Identity Change, 237-266. Vol. 56, Iss. 2. The Sociology Quarterly, 2015. (DOI: 10.1111/tsq.12085)
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, and Bonnan-White, Jess. Twittering to Increase Student Engagement in the University Classroom. Vol. 4, Iss. 3. Knowledge Management & E-Learning: An International Journal, 2012.
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, and Kosloski, Anna E.. Confronting Student Prejudice with "Mario Kart" Nintendo Wii, 79-87. Vol. 31. Social Thought and Research , 2012.
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget. Patriarchy. In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender. SAGE.
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, and Dzordzormenyoh, Michael. Domestic Assault. In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender. SAGE.
  • Dzordzormenyoh, Michael, and Diamond-Welch, Bridget. Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). In Encyclopedia of Women and Crime. Wiley.
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget. Rape. In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender..

Awards and Honors:

  • Nomination for Sociology of Emotions Recent Contributions Award, American Sociological Association Emotion Section, 2017
  • Center for Teaching and Learning Grant, CTL, 2017
  • Arts & Science Travel Grant, A&S, 2016
  • Course Design Fellowship, Center for Teaching and Learning, 2016

Presentations:

  • Asche, Kennidy, Garcia, Katharina J., Diamond-Welch, Bridget. [Serious] Men of Reddit Who have been Raped by Women...": A Grounded Theory Analysi s. Presented at the Midwest Sociological Society, Milwaukee, WI. (March 2017)
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Kulwicki, Lauren L.. Domestic Violence between Female Inmates: Predictors, Prevalence, and Mental Health and Behavioral Outcomes. Presented at the Midwest Sociological Society, Milwaukee, WI. (March 2017)
  • Kosloski, Anna E., Diamond-Welch, Bridget. Challenging Rape Myths in the Classroom. Presented at the American Society of Criminology, New Orleans, LA. (November 2016)
  • Bonnan-White, Jess, Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Kosloski, Anna E., Martino, Sara, Hetzel-Riggin, Melanie. Hear and listen: identifying variation in victim accounts of violence and sexual assault. Presented at the American Society of Criminology, New Orleans, LA. (November 2016)
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Reihe, Melissa, Mann, Olivia. Observer and Victim Sexuality's Effect on Blame of Heterosexual and Homosexual Male Sexual Assault Victims. Presented at the American Society of Criminology, New Orleans, LA. (November 2016)
  • Mann, Olivia, Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Reihe, Melissa. Observer and Victim Sexuality's Effect on Blame of Heterosexual and Homosexual Male Sexual Assault Victims. Presented at the American Society of Criminology, New Orleans, LA. (November 2016)
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Mann, Olivia, Reihe, Melissa L.. The Effect of Sexuality on Perception of Victim and Perpetrator Culpability in Sexual Assault. Presented at the The Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Denver, CO. (April 2, 2016)
  • Bonnan-White, Jess, Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Hetzel-Riggin, Melanie D.. Narrative Accounts of Self-Blame: Reactions to Interpersonal Violence Trauma. Presented at the American Society of Criminology, Washington, D.C.. (November 2015)
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Hetzel-Riggin, Melanie D., Kosloski, Anna E.. The effect of sexual assault victim and perpetrator social class on perceiver perception of blame. Presented at the American Society of Criminology, Washington, D.C.. (November 2015)
  • Hetzel-Riggin, Melanie D., Diamond-Welch, Bridget. An evaluation of the effects of urban versus rural designation on service perceptions and delivery. Presented at the American Psychological Association, Toronto. (August 2015)
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget. Building Trust: The Creation of a Latino Business Network in a Small Midwestern Community. Presented at the American Sociological Association, Chicago, IL. (August 2015)
  • Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Cast, Alicia D.. The Unprobability of Anger Experience. Presented at the American Sociological Association, Chicago, IL. (August 2015)
  • Hetzel-Riggin, Melanie D., Bonnan-White, Jess, Diamond-Welch, Bridget, Tollini, Craig. The importance of first disclosure partner responses on mental health outcomes after trauma.. Presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL. (May 2015)