LIFE Fellow & Coordinator from 2003 to 2007, University of Michigan
Dissertation completed in December 2006
Expanding Circle Morality: Believing that All Life Matters
(Advisors: Jacquelynne Eccles, Christopher M. Peterson, Abigail J. Stewart, & Kai S. Cortina)
Eccles, J. S., Brown, B. V., & Templeton, J. L. (2008). A developmental framework for selecting indicators of well-being during the adolescent and young adult years. In B. V. Brown (Ed.), Key indicators of child and youth well-being: Completing the picture (pp. 197–236). Erlbaum.
Ripke, M., Huston, A. C., Eccles, J. S., & Templeton, J. L. (2008). The assessment of psychological, emotional, and social development indicators in middle childhood. In B. V. Brown (Ed.), Key indicators of child and youth well-being: Completing the picture (pp. 131–165). Erlbaum.
Templeton, J. L., & Eccles, J. S. (2008). Spirituality, “expanding circle morality,” and positive youth development. In R. M. Lerner, R. W. Roeser, & E. Phelps (Eds.), Positive youth development and spirituality: From theory to research (pp. 197–209). Templeton Foundation Press.