Jane Rose Njue Ph.D., CFLE

Jane Rose Njue
Title: Associate Professor/Facilitator of Family Social Services
Division: Family and Consumer Sciences
Unit: Human Development and Family Sciences
Office Location: Wirtz Hall 112
Office Phone: 815-753-1199
Office Fax: 815-753-1321
Email: jnjue@niu.edu

Classes Taught

  • HDFS 431: Family Social Services Internship
  • HDFS 481/581: Professional Practices in Family Social Services
  • HDFS 486/586: Aging and the Family
  • HDFS 601: Seminar in Human Development and Family Studies


  • Ph.D., Iowa State University, Human Development and Family Studies, Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) 2005
  • M.S., University of Alberta (Canada), Family Studies 1987
  • B.Ed., University of Nairobi (Kenya), Home Economics Education 1979

Research Interests

  • Ecological and family processes that influence family functioning
  • Cross-cultural approaches to the study of prevention of HIV/AIDS
  • Ambiguous loss
  • Academic mentoring