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Xiaohui Sophie Li Ph.D.

Sophie Li
Title: Assistant Professor
Division: Family and Consumer Sciences
Unit: Family and Child Studies
Office Location: Wirtz Hall 122K
Office Phone: 815-753-6345
Office Fax: 815-753-1321
Email: xli@niu.edu

Courses Taught

  • HDFS 343: Family Financial Planning
  • HDFS 445/545: Management of Human and Family Resources

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Family Social Science
  • M.Ed., Beijing Normal University, Health and Clinical Psychology
  • BEc, China Agricultural University, International Economics and Trade 

Research Interests

  • Diverse couple and family systems
  • Systemic and ecological influence on child development
  • Learned resilience and resourcefulness