Marta Elliott

PhD, Johns Hopkins University, 1994
Associate Professor of Sociology
Address: Department of Sociology/300
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, Nevada 89557
Office: Mack Social Science 344
Phone: (775) 784-4884
Fax: (775) 784-1358
Curriculum Vitae



Fall 2005

Sociology 457/657: Society and Health

Sociology 101: Principles of Sociology

Spring 2006

Sociology 425/625: Research Methods in Sociology

Sociology 737: Survey Research Methods

Graduate Students

PhD Students in Social Psychology

R. David Hayward

Edina Jambor

MA Students in Sociology

Jennifer Lowman

Anna Nied


Recent Papers

Elliott, Marta. 2003. "Work and Family Role Strain Among University Employees." Journal of Family and Economic Issues 24: 157-181

Bennett, Kymberly and Marta Elliott. 2002. "Explanatory Style and Health: Mechanisms Linking Pessimism to Illness." Journal of Applied Social Psychology 32: 1-20.

Elliott, Marta. 2001. "Gender Differences in Causes of Depression." Women and Health 33:163-177

Elliott, Marta. 2000. "The Stress Process in Neighborhood Context." Health and Place 6:287-299.

Daily News Sources

The New York Times

National Public Radio

The Borowitz Report

Links to Favorite Places in Reno

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Northern Nevada

Nevada Museum of Art

Yoga Loka