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Degrees

  • Ph.D., Rosemead School of Psychology
  • M.A., Rosemead School of Psychology
  • B.A., Biola University

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Biography

Elizabeth Hall's research interests include women and work, mothering, sexism, embodiment and meaning-making in suffering. She has published numerous articles and book chapters on these topics. In all of these areas, she strives to bring together psychological research and theological insights. She teaches integration courses in the undergraduate program, and co-leads a graduate research team on women’s issues.

Elizabeth Hall's appointment calendar is available.

Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association (Member, 1994-present; Division 36 Program Chair, 2003; Division 36 Member at Large, 2003-2006; Division 36 Council Representative, 2008-2012; Division 36 President, 2013-2014)
  • Christian Association for Psychological Studies (Member, 1998-present; Academic Representative, Board of Directors, 2003-2006)

Awards

  • William C. Bier Award 2021, Division 36, Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, American Psychological Association
  • Fellow, American Psychological Association, Division 36 (elected 2020)
  • Georgia Babladelis Best Paper Award in Psychology of Women Quarterly for 2020, APA Society for the Psychology of Women (Division 35), received for Robertson, L. G., Anderson, T. L., Hall, M. E. L., & Lee Kim, C. (2019). Mothers and mental labor: A phenomenological focus group study of family-related thinking work. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 43(2), 184-200.
  • Distinguished Service Award 2019, Division 36, Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, American Psychological Association
  • Fellow, SCIO Bridging the Two Cultures of Science and the Humanities II, Oxford, England, 2018-2019.
  • Research fellow, Center for Christian Thought, Biola University, Spring 2018
  • Biola University Provost Award for Excellence in Mentoring Peers, 2017
  • Finalist, Dallas Willard Center 2017 Research Award for Hall, M. E. L. (2016). Suffering in God's presence: The role of lament in transformation. Journal of Spiritual Formation and Soul Care, 9(2), 219-232.
  • 2016 Narramore Award for Excellence in the Integration of Theology and Psychology, Christian Association for Psychological Studies International, March 2016
  • Research fellow, Center for Christian Thought, Biola University, Fall 2015
  • Research fellow, Center for Christian Thought, Biola University, Spring 2012
  • Charles J. Miller Christian Scholar's Review Best Essay Award for Volume 39, received for Hall, M. E. L. (2010). What are bodies for?: An integrative examination of embodiment. Christian Scholar's Review, 39(2), 159-176.
  • Biola University Robert B. Fischer Award for Faculty Excellence, 2010
  • Omar Scandrette Integration Award, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL, 2007
  • Who's Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities, 1993
  • Emerson Award, Outstanding Psychology Student of the Year, Biola University, 1991
  • Epsilon Kappa Epsilon, Honor Society of Biola University, 1991
  • Psi Chi, National Honor Society in Psychology, 1989-1991

Publications (Selected)

See faculty CV for full list of publications.

Presentations

See faculty CV for full list of presentations.

Research Interests

  • Women and work
  • Mothering
  • Sexism
  • Embodiment
  • Meaning-making in suffering

Areas of Expertise for Media Interviews

  • Women
  • Work Issues
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