Jocson, Maria Rosanne M.

Full Time
Administrative Position: 

Assistant Professor, Psychology

Contact No.: 
426-6001 local 5260-62
BS Psychology, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Magna Cum Laude
MA Developmental Psychology, Ateneo de Manila University
MS Psychology, University of Michigan
PhD Psychology, University of Michigan
Faculty Position: 
Assistant Professor
Courses Taught: 

Quantitative Methods 
Infancy and Childhood
Socioemotional Development


McLoyd, V. C., Hardaway, C. R., & Jocson, R. M., "African American Parenting", Handbook of parenting (Vol. 4., 3rd edition): Social conditions and applied parenting, 4 (2019), 57-107, International

Jocson, R. M., & Ceballo, R., "Resilience in low-income Filipino mothers exposed to community violence: Religiosity and familism as protective factors", Psychology of Violence, Advance online publication (2018), International

Jocson, R. M., Alers-Rojas, F., Ceballo, R., & Arkin, M., "Religion and spirituality: Benefits for Latino adolescents exposed to community violence", Youth & Society, 2018, International

Alers-Rojas, F., Jocson, R. M., Fike, K., & Ceballo, R., "Religiosity and spirituality: Benefits for Latino adolescents exposed to community violence.", Injury Prevention, 23 (2017), A19, International

Kennedy, T. M., Jocson, R, M., & Ceballo, R., "Preventing the cycle of violence: Community violence exposure and attitudes toward violence among Latino adolescents", Injury Prevention, 23 (2017), A19, International

Jocson, R. M., Alers-Rojas, F., Ceballo, R., & Cranford, J. A., "Community violence exposure and psychological distress among Filipino mothers: The protective role of religiosity.", Injury Prevention, 23 (2017), A19, International

Jocson, R. M., & Garcia, A. S., "Low-income urban Filipino mothers' experiences with community violence", International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation, 6 (2017), 133-151, International

Ceballo, R., Jocson, R. M., & Alers-Rojas, F., "Parental educational involvement and Latino children's academic attainment", Handbook of positive development in minority children and youth, 2017, 343-360, International

Jocson, R. M., "Resilience in the Context of Poverty: The Experiences of Low-Income Urban Filipino Parents",, 2016, International

McLoyd, V. C., Jocson, R. M., & Williams, A. B., "Linking poverty and children's development: Concepts, models, and debates", The Oxford handbook of the social science of poverty, 2016, 141-165, National (Philippines)

Jocson, R. M., & McLoyd, V. C., "Neighborhood and housing disorder, parenting, and youth adjustment in lowincome urban families", American Journal of Community Psychology, 55 (2015), 304-313, International

Jocson, R. M., Alampay, L. P., & Lansford, J. E., "Predicting Filipino mothers' and fathers' reported use of corporal punishment from education, authoritarian attitudes, and endorsement of corporal punishment", International Journal of Behavioral Development, 36 (2012), 137-145, International

Alampay, L. P., & Jocson, R. M., "Attributions and attitudes of mothers and fathers in the Philippines", Parenting: Science and Practice, 11 (2011), 163-176, International

Jocson, R. M., & Lim, N. G., "Fantasy or Reality: Effects of Age, Premise Content, and Task Organization on Children???s Deductive Reasoning", Philippine Journal of Psychology, 42 (2009), National (Philippines)