Jaine Strauss is a clinical psychologist whose research focuses on gender. Her
recent work has focused on women's "body talk" conversations, self-control
styles in eating disorders, developmental trends in body objectification, and the impact
of diet commercials on snack food consumption. She teaches courses on clinical and
counseling psychology, psychological disorders, and community psychology.
She has been teaching at Macalester since 1993.
EDUCATION: B.A., Swarthmore College, 1980; M.A., University of Rochester, 1983; Ph.D.,
University of Rochester, 1985