Emeriti Faculty

Faculty by area:

Staff MemberDepartmentContact

Robert E. Billingham, Sr.

Associate Professor Emeritus


  • Applied health science
  • Divorce
  • Interpersonal relationships

Ruth Engs

Professor Emerita


  • Health reform
  • Spiritual health
  • Alcohol abuse
  • Health history

Kathleen R. Gilbert

Professor Emerita


  • Bereavement
  • Loss and grieving in the context of family
  • Death of a child
  • Infant and pregnancy loss
  • Loss and meaning making
  • Stress and resilience in the family
  • Cross-national research
  • Qualitative research