Julie Zaloudek

Assistant Professor and Program Director, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Human Development & Family Studies Department
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Office: 124 Heritage Hall
Phone: 715-232-2102
Email: zaloudekj@uwstout.edu


    • Ph D Family Social Science
      University of Minnesota
      St. Paul , MN, 2010
    • MS Mental Health Counseling,
      University of Wisconsin-Stout
      Menomonie, WI, 2005
    • BS Political Science and Music
      University of Wisconsin – River Falls
      River Falls , WI, 1997

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout , Human Development and Family Studies Online Degree Completion Program
        Assistant Professor and Program Director
        2010 -
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Instructor for Human Development and Family Studies

Intellectual Contributions

    Journal Article

    • Zaloudek, J., & Barnett, A. Developing an intuitive, compassionate approach to teaching family theory. Family Science Review, 20, 53-64.
    • Barnett, A., & Zaloudek, J. Using theory to help undergraduate family science students evaluate complex issues. Family Science Review, 20, 65-77.
    • Zaloudek, J. (2014). Evangelicals’ sanctification of marriage through the metaphor of Jesus as husband.. Religions , 5.


    • Zaloudek, J., & Bogenschneider , K. Family policy matters: How policymaking affects families and what professionals can do. , New York, NY .
    • Zaloudek, J., Schacher , G., & Plowman , E. Religion and spirituality in intimate relationships.. .



    • Zaloudek, J. (June, 2014). Radical accommodation: Design for extreme access to education. . Future of Education International Conference, Florence , Italy.
    • Zaloudek, J., & Chandler, R. (November, 2013). Can One Course Fit All? Intentional Design for Academic Diversity”. Brown Bag Seminar,

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research


    • Zaloudek, J. ollege of Education, Health, and Human Sciences Graduate Assistant Award, Grant Writing Project,.
    • Zaloudek, J. College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences Collaborative Thematic Research Award, Book Chapter Project,. $4113.84.
    • Zaloudek, J. College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences Student Research Support Initiative. $3206.

Reviewer / Editor

    Reviewer, Journal

    • Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion (2008 - Present)

Professional Memberships

  • Graduate Curriculum Development Coordinator, Family Social Science



    • Representative, Faculty Senate Executive Committee (2014 - 2015)
    • Committee Member, Advisory Committee, Human Services Associate Program (2014)
    • Prior Learning Assessment Project, (2014)
    • Representative, Faculty Senate (2013 - 2014)
    • Theory Construction/Research Methodology Discussant, NCFR, (November 2014)
    • Committee Chair, Religion and Family Life Section (November 2013)


    • Program Coordinator, web design and maintenance for Grace Place (2011 - Present)
    • Program Coordinator, Language Lab Project (2010 - 2011)