Helen Zaikina-Montgomery, PhD

Core Faculty, Dissertation Chair, The Graduate School

Contact:
hzmontgomery@ncu.edu

Areas of Expertise:
• Statistics
• Quantitative research methods
• Human factors (warning design and development, warning compliance)
• Children's perception of warnings

Education:
• Ph.D., University of Nevada, Las Vegas
• M.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas
• B.A., California State University, San Marcos

Dissertation:
The dilemma of minors’ access to adult content on the Internet: A proposed warnings solution

Selected Publications:
• “Still unhealthy 2009: building community research to identify risk factors and health outcomes in childhood obesity,” Journal of Community Health (2010)
• “Characteristics of internationally educated nurses in the United States: an update from 2004 national sample survey of registered nursing,” Nursing Economic$ (2009)
• “INCOR: a computer for testing differences among independent correlations,” Molecular Ecology Resources (2008)

Selected Professional Experience:
• Adjunct Instructor, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Department of Psychology
• Adjunct Instructor, Nevada State College, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences
• Research Methodology Consultant, CISCO Systems, Inc.
• Research Analyst, Nevada Institute for Children’s Research and Policy
• Research Analyst, Susan G. Komen Southern Nevada Affiliate