Robert Wickham, Ph.D.

Robert Wickham, Ph.D.

Robert E. Wickham, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Pacific Graduate School of Psychology at Palo Alto University, where is the Director of the Statistics Consultation Center.  Dr. Wickham’s research focuses on perceptual processes in close relationships, interpersonal conflict, psychological authenticity, as well as the development and evaluation of data analytic procedures for complex research designs.  Since earning his PhD in 2012, he has published over 20 peer-reviewed articles, many of which have appeared in the top journals in Social and Personality Psychology.

PUBLICATIONS

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

 

2012

Wickham, R. E. & Knee, C. R.  (2012).  Interdependence theory and the actor-partner interdependence model: Where theory and method converge.  Personality and Social Psychology Review, 16 (4), 375-393.  doi: 10.1177/1088868312447897

 

2013

Wickham, R. E. (2013).  Perceived authenticity in romantic partners.  Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 49, 878-887.  doi: 10.1016/j.jesp.2013.04.001

 

Wickham, R. E., & Knee, C. R.  (2013).  Examining temporal processes in diary studies.  Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 39, 1184-1198.  doi: 10.1177/0146167213490962

 

2014

Eisenberger, R., Shoss, M. K., Karagonlar, G., Gonzalez-Morales, G, Wickham, R. E., Buffardi, L.  (2014).  The supervisor POS-LMX-subordinate POS chain: Moderation by reciprocation wariness and supervisor’s organizational embodiment.  Journal of Organizational Behavior, 35, 635-657.  doi: 10.1002/job.1877

 

Steers, M. L., Wickham, R. E., & Acitelli, L. K. (2014). Seeing everyone else’s highlight reels: How Facebook usage is linked to depressive symptoms.  Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 33, 701-730.  doi: 10.1521/jscp.2014.33.8.701

 

2015

Wickham, R. E., Reed, D. E.*, & Williamson, R. E.*  (2015).  Establishing the psychometric properties of the self and perceived partner versions of the Authenticity in Relationships Scale-Short Form (AIRS-SF): Measurement invariance, reliability, and incremental validity.  Personality and Individual Differences, 77, 62-65.  doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2014.12.049

 

Acitelli, L. K., Wickham, R. E., Steers, M. L., & Brunson, J.  (2015).  Relationship partners have shared scripts for conversations about the relationship: A replication and extension.  Family Science, 6, 99-108.  doi: 10.1080/19424620.2015.1082011

 

Barrera, A. Z., Wickham, R. E., Muñoz, R. F.  (2015).  Online prevention of postpartum depression for Spanish- and English-speaking pregnant women: A pilot randomized controlled trial.  Internet Interventions, 2, 257-265.  doi: 10.1016/j.invent.2015.06.002.  doi: 10.1016/j.invent.2015.10.001

 

Bravin, J. I., Bunge, E. L., Evare, B., Wickham, R. E., Perez-Stable, E. J., & Munoz, R. F.  (2015).  Socioeconomic predictors of smoking cessation in a worldwide online smoking cessation trial.  Internet Interventions, 2, 410-418.  doi: 10.1016/j.invent.2015.10.001

 

Haas, A. L., Wickham, R. E., Macia, K.*, Shields, M.*, Macher, R., & Schulte, T.  (2015).  Identifying classes of conjoint alcohol and marijuana use in entering freshmen. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors.  doi: 10.1037/adb0000089

 

 

2016

Wickham, R. E., Williamson, R. E.*, Beard, C. L.*, Kobayashi, C. L. B.*, & Hirst, T. W.*  (2016).  Authenticity attenuates the negative effects of interpersonal conflict on daily well-being.  Journal of Research in Personality, 60, 56-62.  doi: 10.1016/j.jrp.2015.11.006

 

Beard, C. L.*, & Wickham, R. E.  (2016).  Gaming-contingent self-worth, gaming motivation, and internet gaming disorder.  Computers in Human Behavior, 61, 507-515.  doi: 10.1016/j.chb.2016.03.046

 

Haas, A. L., Wickham, R. E., & Gibbs, E.*  (2016).  Variability in pregaming typologies across the freshman year: A multi-wave latent transition analysis.  Substance Use and Misuse, 51, 961-971.  doi: 10.3109/10826084.2016.1162813

 

Munoz, R. F., Bunge, E. L., Barrera, A. Z., Wickham, R. E., & Lee, J.  (2016).  Using behavioral intervention technologies to help low-income and Latino smokers quit: Protocol of a randomized controlled trial.  JMIR Research Protocols, 5, e127.  doi: 10.2196/resprot.5355

 

Patel, S. G., Clarke, A. V.*, Eltareb, F.*, Macciomei, E.*, & Wickham, R. E.  (2016).  Newcomer immigrant adolescents: A mixed-methods analysis of family stressors and school outcomes.  School Psychology Quarterly, 31, 163-180.  doi: 10.1037/spq0000140

 

Read, J. P., Haas, A. L., Radomski, S., Wickham, R. E., & Borish, S. E.*  (2016).  Identification of hazardous drinking with the Young Adult Alcohol Consequences Questionnaire: Relative operating characteristics as a function of gender.  Psychological Assessment, 28, 1276-1289.  doi: 10.1037/pas0000251

 

Rodriguez, L. M., DeBello, A., & Wickham, R. E.  (2016).  Regulation strategies mediate associations between heavy drinking and relationship outcomes in married couples.  Addictive Behaviors, 54, 64-69.  doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2015.12.002

 

Rodriguez, L. M., Øverup, C. S., Wickham, R. E., Knee, C. R., & Bush, A. L.  (2016).  Communication with former romantic partners and current relationship outcomes among college students.  Personal Relationships, 23, 409-424.  doi: 10.1111/erre.12133

 

Steers, M. L., Coffman, A. D., Wickham, R. E., Bryan, J. L., Caraway, L., Neighbors, C.  (2016).  Evaluation of personalized normative feedback with and without an injunctive norms component.  Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 77, 337-342.  doi: 10.15288/jsad.2016.77.337

 

 

In Press

Wickham, R. E., Beard, C. L.*, Riggle, E. D. B., Rothblum, R. D., Rostosky, S. S., & Balsam, K. F.  (in press).  Accuracy and bias in perceptions of conflict style among same-sex and heterosexual couples.  Journal of Research in Personality.  doi: 10.1016/j.jrp.2016.10.004

 

Hirst, R. B., Teague, A.*, Sodos, L.*, Wickham, R. E., Whittington, L. T.*, Mills, B.* & Earlywine, M.  (in press).  Determining cannabis use status from a photograph: An assessment of the “Jay-dar” in neuropsychologists.  Substance Use and Misuse.  doi: 10.1080/10826084.2016.1233564

 

Hirst, R. B., Young, K.*, Sodos, L.*, Wickham, R. E., & Earlywine, M.  (in press).  Effort mediates the relationship between frequency of use, but not age of onset and learning and memory performance.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology.  doi: 10.1080/13803395.2016.1237617

 

Kok, B. C.*, Reed, D. R.*, Wickham, R. E., & Brown, L. M.  (in press).  Prevalence and correlates of adult ADHD symptomology in active duty army personnel: Results from the Army Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers (STARRS).  Journal of Attention Disorders.  doi: 10.1177/1087054716673451

 

Riggle, D. B., Wickham, R. E., Rostosky, S. S., Rothblum, E D., & Balsam, K. F.  (in press).  Impact of civil marriage recognition for long-term same-sex couples.  Sexuality Research and Social Policy.  doi: 10.1007/s13178-016-0243-z

 

Rodriguez, L. R., Wickham, R. E. , Øverup, C., & Amspoker, A.  (in press).  Past, present, and day by day: Communication with former romantic partners, relationship-contingent self-esteem, and current relationship outcomes.  Journal of Research in Personality.  doi: 10.1016/j.jrp.2016.09.005

 

 

Conference Symposia and Paper Presentations

 

Reed, II, D. E., Kok, B. C., Wickham, R., & Brown, L.M. (August, 2016).   A Latent Class Analysis of Suicidal Cognitions and Behaviors Among Active Duty Service Members. Poster session at the meeting of the American Psychological Association, Denver, Colorado.

 

Kok, B. C., Reed, II, D. E., Wickham, R., & Brown, L.M. (August, 2016).  Prevalence and Correlates of Adult ADHD Symptomology in Active Duty Service Members.  Poster session at the meeting of the American Psychological Association, Denver, Colorado.

 

Balsam, K. F., Evans, W. R., Rothblum, E. D., & Wickham, R. E. (August, 2016).  Thriving together: Twelve-year follow-up of same-sex and heterosexual couples.  Symposium accepted for presentation at the Annual meeting of American Psychological Association, Denver, CO.

 

Holmes, J. E.*, Simonetti, J.*, Balsam, K. F., Riggle, E. D. B., & Wickham, R. E. (August, 2016). Gender and sexual orientation differences: Life stressors and coping styles.  Symposium accepted for presentation at the Annual meeting of American Psychological Association, Denver, CO.

 

Riggle, E. D. B., Wickham, R. E., Rostosky, S. S., & Balsam, K. F. (August, 2016). How members of same-sex couples “share” their minority stress.  Symposium accepted for presentation at the Annual meeting of American Psychological Association, Denver, CO.

 

Wickham, R. E., Beard, C. L.*, Rothblum, R. D., Riggle, E. D. B., & Balsam, K. F. (August, 2016). Perceptual accuracy and bias in conflict styles among same-sex and heterosexual couples.  Symposium accepted for presentation at the Annual meeting of American Psychological Association, Denver, CO.

 

Macia, K. L.*, & Wickham, R. E.  (2016, May).  The Impact of Item Scale Misspecification and Dichotomization on Class and Parameter Recovery of LCA of Count Data.  Poster presented at the Annual Modern Modeling Methods Conference, Storrs, CT.

 

Read, J.P.,  Haas, A.L., Radomski, S., Wickham, R. & Borish, S.* (2015).  Differentiating Among Varying Levels of Problem Drinking in College Students: Measurement Approaches and Intervention Implications.  Paper presented at the 2015 meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

 

Haas, A. L., Wickham, R. E., Macia, K.*, Macher, R., & Shields, M.*  (June, 2015).  A latent profile analysis of conjoint alcohol and marijuana use in students transitioning to college.  Paper presented at the 38th Annual Research Society on Alcoholism Conference, San Antonio, TX.

 

Yano, K.*, Weaver, C. M., Wickham, R. E., Sadasivan, A.*, Pagano, V.*, & Sellbom, M.  (2015, March).  Development and introduction of a new measure of PTSD malingering.  Symposium presented at the Annual meeting of APA Division 41- American Psychology-Law Society Conference, San Diego, CA.

 

Øverup, C., Hadden, B., Brunson, J., Wickham, R., Porter, B., & Mehta, P.  (2014, September).  Selfless ‘Self-Determination Theory’: A five level latent variable social relationship model: Applications of N-Level structural equations modeling and xxM.  Symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, San Diego, CA.

 

Porter, B., Øverup, C., Brunson, J., Wickham, R., Mehta, P.  (2014, September).  Perceptions and metaperceptions: Application of a reciprocal social relations model.  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, San Diego, CA.

 

Nguyen, M., Wickham, R. E. & Acitelli, L. K. (2013, February). How depressive symptoms are linked to time on Facebook and Facebook social comparison. Symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA.

 

Nguyen, M., Wickham, R. E. & Acitelli, L. K. (2012, July). Why time spent on Facebook is linked to depression. Symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Association for Relationship Research, Chicago, IL.

 

Wickham, R. E.  (2012).  A SAS MACRO for estimating bootstrapped confidence intervals in dyadic regression models.  Symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the South Central SAS Users Group, Houston, TX.

 

 

Poster Presentations

 

Kok, B. C.*, Reed, D. E.*, Wickham, R. E., & Brown, L. M.  Prevalence and correlates of adult ADHD symptomology in active duty service members.  Poster submitted for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Denver, CO.

 

Reed, D. E.*, Kok, B. C.*, Wickham, R. E., & Brown, L. M.  A latent class analysis of suicidal cognitions and behaviors among active duty service members.  Poster submitted for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Denver, CO.

 

Beard, C. L.*, & Wickham, R. E. Gaming-contingent self-worth, gaming motivation, and internet gaming disorder.  Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

 

McKenna, K.*, Morimoto, E.*, Wickham, R., Zamboanga, B. & Haas, A. (in submission).  Identifying subgroups of college pregamers using latent profile analysis. Poster submitted for consideration at the 2016 Research Society on Alcoholism Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 

Wickham, R. E., Williamson, R. E.*, Beard, C. L.*, Kobayashi, C. L. B.*, & Hirst, T. W.*  (2016, January).  Authenticity attenuates the negative effects of interpersonal conflict on daily well-being.  Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

 

Gibbs, E.*, Borish, S.*, Beard, C.*, Wickham, R. & Haas, A. (2015).  Do behavioral motives mediate the relationship between risky drinking and alcohol-related sexual consequences?  A gender comparison.  Poster presented at the 2015 meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

 

Haas, A.L., Wickham, R.E., Macia, K.*, Macher, R. & Shields, M*. (2015). A latent profile analysis of conjoint alcohol and marijuana use in students transitioning to college.  Poster presented at the 2015 meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

 

Borish, S., Beard, C., Wickham, R. E., Haug, N. & Haas, A. (2015, June).  Risky drinking and depression:  Using structural equation modeling to understand the relationship between psychopathology, motives, college connectedness and alcohol problems.  Poster submitted for consideration at the 38th Annual Research Society on Alcoholism Conference, San Antonio, TX.

 

Macia, K. S., Reed, D. R., Williamson, R. E., Wickham, R. E., & Haas, A. L.  (2015, June).  Drinking and the occurrence of alcohol-induced blackouts across first year of college: A parallel latent growth model.  Poster submitted for consideration at the 38th Annual Research Society on Alcoholism Conference, San Antonio, TX.

 

Steers, M.-L. N., Coffman, A.D., Wickham, R.E., Bryan, J.L., Caraway, L., & Neighbors, C., (2015, June). Exploring the Efficacy of Personalized Normative Feedback with and without Injunctive Norms as an Alcohol Intervention.  Poster submitted for consideration at the 38th Annual Research Society on Alcoholism Conference, San Antonio, TX.

 

Wickham, R. E., Williamson, R. E., & Reed, D. R.  (2015, February).  The Self and Perceived Partner Authenticity in Relationships Scale (AIRS)-Short Form: Measurement Invariance, Reliability, and Validity.  Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Long Beach, CA.

 

Alioto, A., Sodos, L., Gade, S., Mills, B., Wickham, R., Earleywine, M., & Macher, R.  (2014, August).  Effect of marijuana use and motivational statements on the correlation betwetween IQ and verbal learning.  Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

 

Patel, S. G., Wickham, R. E., *Firmender, W., Husic, A., *Skehon, A., Bhaloo, S., Kohli, S.  (2014, August).  Newcomer refugees’ perceptions of mental illness.  Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

 

Reed, II, D. E., Williamson, R. E. G., Field, N. P., & Wickham, R. E. (March, 2014). The mediational role of posttraumatic stress in the relationship between domestic violence exposure and peer victimization: A Cambodian sample. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science, Banff, Alberta, Canada.

 

Williamson, R. E. G. & Reed, II, D. E., Field, N. P., & Wickham, R. E. (March, 2014). Gender effects and bullying behavior of Cambodian students exposed to domestic violence. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science, Banff, Alberta, Canada.

 

Wickham, R. E. (2014, February).  Perceived typical partner authenticity, relationship goals, and anticipated relationship quality.  Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Austin, TX.

 

Eisenberger, R., Wang, Z., Mesdaghinia, S., Wu, H., & Wickham, R.  (2013, April).  Perceived follower support: Contributions to supportive supervision and workgroup outcomes.  Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Houston, TX.

 

Dylla, C., Knee, C. R., & Wickham, R. E. (2013, January).  Seizure and foreclosure.  Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA.

 

Wickham, R. E., & Knee, C. R.  (2013, January).  Interdependence theory and the actor-partner interdependence model: Where theory and method converge.  Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA.

 

Capuozzo, K. I., Wickham, R. E., & Acitelli, L. K.  (2012, February).  The role of pet closeness in romantic relationship satisfaction.  Poster presented at Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

 

Nguyen, M., Wickham, R. E. & Acitelli, L. K. (2012, February).  The new internet virus – Facebook depression?: The role of gender and Facebook social comparison on depressive symptoms.  Poster presented at Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

 

Rodriguez, L., Bush, A. L., Wickham, R. E., & Knee, C. R.  (2012, February).  Relationship-contingent self-esteem and a longitudinal examination of past, current, and future relationships.  Poster presented at Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

 

Wickham, R. E., & Knee, C. R.  (2012, February).  New perspectives on the actor-partner and common-fate models for dyadic data analysis.  Poster presented at Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

 

Acitelli, L. K., Wickham, R. E., Brunson, J., & Nguyen, M.  (2011, February).  When couples read stories about other couples’ relationships.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.

 

Balderas, J. C., Wickham, R. E., Acitelli, L. K.  (2011, April).  Correlating effects of depression and commitment: Controlled for between and within couples.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Austin, TX.

 

Dylla, C., Wickham, R. E., Bush, A. L.  (2011, April).  Meaning in life in relation to satisfaction with life.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association, Austin, TX.

 

Wickham, R. E., Bush, A. L., & Knee, C. R.. (2011, February). Establishing the concurrent and predictive validity of causal uncertainty and importance in romantic relationships. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.

 

Rogers, A., Wilson, R., Wickham, R. E., Reeves, J., & Anderson, A.  (2010, January).  A cross-cultural comparison of the work-family interface and organizational commitment.  Poster presented at the conference of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, in Atlanta, GA.

 

Acitelli, L. K. & Wickham, R. E., Tobin, S. J.  (2010, January).   Uncertainty may be harmful to relationships.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Las Vegas, NV.

 

Steinberg, L. & Wickham, R. E.  (2010, January).  To be or not to be?  Making sense of items posed as negations.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Las Vegas, NV.

 

Wickham, R. E., Tobin, S. J., & Osika, M. O.  (2010, January).  The impact of priming Implicit Theories of Relationships on individuals’ responses to ambiguous relationship vignettes.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Las Vegas, NV.

 

Steinberg, L. & Wickham, R. E.  (2009, October).  How not tense are you?  Meaning making of items posed as negation.  Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Multivariate Experimental Psychology, Glenden Beach, OR.

 

Wickham, R. E., & Tobin, S. J.  (2009, February).  Implicit theories of relationships and causal uncertainty in romantic relationships.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Tampa, FL.

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