Tieman, Dr W. (Wendy)

Position:
  • Assistant professor


Personal Homepage: www.socialsciences.leidenuniv.nl/​educationandchildstudies/​childandfamilystudies/​organisation/​tieman.jsp


Academic Career

  • Assistant professor (UD), Centre for Child and Family Studies, Leiden University (2006-present)
  • PhD. Erasmus MC, Rotterdam (2006)
  • Educational assistant, Centre for Child and Family Studies and Data Theory, Leiden University (2006)
  • Post-doc, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam (2003-2005)
  • Junior researcher, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam (2001-2005)
  • MA. Education, Youth Studies, Department of Education and Child Studies, Leiden University (2001)
  • Teaching and research assistant, Centre for the Study of Learning and Instruction, Leiden University (2000-2001)
  • Teaching assistant, Centre for Child and Family Studies and Data Theory, Leiden University (1999)

Teaching activities

  • Inleiding in de Grondslagen (2006-2009)
  • Oefenonderzoek (2006-2011)
  • Ontwikkelingspsychologie (2006-2011)
  • Inleiding in de Pedagogische & Onderwijswetenschappen 2 (2007-2011)
  • Adoptie en pleegzorg in pedagogisch perspectief (2006-2011)
  • Juridische en Ethische aspecten (2007-2011)

Research areas and activities

  • International adoption
  • Psychopathology
  • Search for birth parents in adoptees
  • Young adult international adoptees
  • Adoptees as parents
  • Adopted children from China
  • Adopted children from India

Selected publications

  • Juffer, F. & Tieman, W. (2009). Being adopted: Internationally adopted children's interest and feelings. International Social Work, 52(5), 637-642.
  • Van der Vegt, E. J.M., Tieman, W., Van der Ende, J., Ferdinand, R.F., Verhulst, F.C., & Tiemeier, H. (2009). Impact of early childhood adversities on adult psychiatic disorders: A study of international adoptees, Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 44, 724-731.
  • Tieman, W., Van der Ende, J., & Verhulst, F.C. (2008). Young adult international adoptees' search for birth parents. Journal of Family Psychology, 22(5), 678-687.
  • Tieman, W., Van der Ende, J. & Verhulst, F.C. (in press). Young adult international adoptees' search for birth parents. Journal of Family Psychology. 
  • Van den Berg, M.P., Huizink, A.C., Van Baal, C.M., Tieman, W., Van der Ende, J., & Verhulst, F.C. (2008). Genetic and environmental influences on self-reported and parent-reported behavior in young adult adoptees. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 7, 88-95. 
  • Tieman, W., Van der Ende, J., & Verhulst F.C. (2006). Social Functioning of Young Adult Intercountry Adoptees Compared to Non-adoptees. Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology, 41, 68-74.
  • Tieman, W., Van der Ende, J. & Verhulst, F.C. (2005). Psychiatric Disorders in Young Adult Intercountry Adoptees: An Epidemiological Study. American Journal of Psychiatry, 162, 592-598.

Full list of publications & presentations (pdf)

Last Modified: 31-01-2013