Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 1996
Educational Leadership, Health and Human Sexuality Education
Graduate School of Education
M.A. United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities, 1994
Theology, concentration in Ethics
M.A. College of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN, 1971
Guidance and Counseling
B.S. University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN, 1966
Home Economics Education
Family Studies and Child Development concentration
Advocacy for comprehensive sexuality education, youth asset development, cultural competence and social justice regarding diversity and sexual orientation, professional sexuality education of clergy, teachers, and counselors.
Conklin, S.C. (2010). Chapter 7: Contraception in Greenberg, J.S., Bruess, C.E., & Conklin, S.C. Exploring the Dimensions of Human Sexuality, 4th Edition. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
Conklin, S.C. (2010). Chapter 11: Sexuality in Childhood and Adolescence in Greenberg, J.S., Bruess, C.E., & Conklin, S.C. Exploring the Dimensions of Human Sexuality, 4th Edition. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
Conklin, S.C. (2007). Sex education in Encyclopedia of Educational Psychology. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
Conklin, S. C., Parham, E., Robison, J. (November 2005). Rethinking weight/health strategies: Impact of a convincing guest lecturer. Journal of Nutrition and Behavior, 37S (2)S101-102.
Conklin, S. C., & Goodson, P. (2004). Update on sexuality education for clergy in theological schools and seminaries. In R. T. Francoeur (Ed.), The International Encyclopedia of Sexuality, 2nd Edition. New York: Continuum.
Carger, C. L., Conklin, S, & Falk-Ross, F. (2002). Literature for life: Teaching health literacy with picture books and novels. Book Links Connecting Books, Libraries and Classrooms, 12(2) 46-53.
Conklin, S. C. (2001). Seminary sexuality education survey: Current efforts, perceived need and readiness in accredited Christian institutions. Journal of Sex Education and Therapy, 26(4), 301-309.