Abbie E. Goldberg

Associate Professor of Psychology, Clark University

Abbie E. Goldberg is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Clark University. Her research focuses on life course transitions and family processes in diverse families, including lesbian/gay and adoptive parent families. She is the author of Lesbian and Gay Parents and Their Children: Research on the Family Life Cycle (2010; APA), which in 2010 received the Distinguished Book Award from Division 44 of the American Psychological Association. Her new book, Gay Dads: Transitions to Adoptive Fatherhood, was published by NYU Press in August, 2012. She has received grant funding from a variety of sources, including the National Institutes of Health, the Spencer Foundation, the American Psychological Foundation, and the Williams Institute.