College of Family and Consumer Sciences
Associate Professor Emerita
203B Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
|Degree||Field of Study||Institution||Graduation|
|Ph.D.||Family Resource Management||The Ohio State University||1985|
|M.Ed.||Housing & Family Econ.||University of North Carolina-Greensboro||1978|
|B.S.||Home Economics Education||University of North Carolina-Greensboro||1976|
I conduct research on the economic well-being of families and households, specifically savings behavior and financial hardship of low to moderate income housholds, economic consequences of cohabitation, divorce and single-parenthood, and poverty dynamics.
FHCE 2100 Family Economic Issues through the Life Course
FHCE 4100/6100 - The Economic Status of American Households and Related Policy
FHCE 8100 - Theories of Households, Consumer Economics, and Financila Behavior I
Prior Professional Positions
|Organization||Title||Years of Service|
|Hood College||Assistant Professor||1978-1982|
|Position||Name of Journal||Year(s)|
|Editorial Board Member||Journal of Family and Economic Issues||1990-2013|
|Associate Editor||Journal of Human Sciences and Extension||2013-|
|American Council on Consumer Interests||Immediate Past President||2012-2013|
|American Council on Consumer Interests||President||2011-2012|
|American Council on Consumer Interests||President-elect||2010-2011|
|American Council on Consumer Interests||Member of Board of Directors||2007-2011|
Mauldin, T., Bowen, C.F., & Cheang, M. (2013). Perceived barriers to savings among low- to moderate-income households who do not save regularly. Journal of Extension, 51(5). Retrieve from http://www.joe.org/joe/2013october/rb4.php
Okech, D., Mimura, Y., Mauldin, T., & Kim, J. (2013). The influence of financial factors on motivation to save among poor individuals. Journal of Policy Practice, 12(2), 107-124.
Gutter, M.S., Dorman, R., Hayhoe C.R., DeVaney, S.A., Evans, D.A., Kim, J., Bowen, C., Cheang, M., Cho,S.H., Gorham, E., Lown, J., Mauldin, T., Solheim, C., & Worthy, S.L. (2012). Exploring the relationship of economic sociological, and psychological factors of the savings behavior of low- to moderate-income households. Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 41(1), 86-102.
Okech, D., Howard, W.J., Mimura, Y., Mauldin, T., & Kim, J. (2012). The effects of economic pressures on the resilience and strengths of individuals living in extreme poverty. Journal of Poverty, 16(4),1-19.
Cho, S., Kim, J., Gutter, M., Mauldin, T. (2012). The effect of socialization and information source on financial management behaviors among low and moderate income households. Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 40(4), 417-430 .
Grinstead, M.L., Mauldin, T., Sabia, J.J., Koonce, K., & Palmer, L.S. (2011). Saving for success: Financial education and savings goal achievements in Individual Development Accounts. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 22(2), 28-40.
Mauldin, T.A., Mimura, Y., Kabaci, M.J., Koonce, J.C., Rupured, M., & Jordon, J.W. (2011). Does marital status of parents relate to family communication regarding finances? Journal of Youth Development: Bridging Research and Practice. Retrieve from http://data.memberclicks.com/site/nae4a/JYDfinal_110601x.pdf
Mauldin, T., Mimura, Y., & Wilmarth, M.J. (2009). Savings behavior among cohabiting, married, and single parents. Consumer Interests Annual, 55, 117.
Koonce, J., Mimura, Y., Rupured, M., & Mauldin, T. (2008). Financial information: Is it related to savings and investing knowledge and financial behavior? Financial Counseling and Planning, 12(2), 3-13.
Linnenbrink, M., Koonce, J., Mauldin, T., Rupured, M., & Schlanger, K. (2008). The earned income tax credit: Experiences from and implications of the voluntary income tax assistance program in Georgia. Journal of Extension, 46(1). Retrieve from http://www.joe.org/joe/2008february/a7p.shtml
Mauldin, T., & Mimura, Y. (2007). Marrying, unmarrying, and poverty dynamics among mothers with children living at home.. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 28(4), 566-582.
Opoku, A., Mauldin, T., Sweaney, A., Bachtel, D., Atiles, J., & Eaves, C. (2006). Predisposing, enabling, and need predictors of community versus institutional long term care. Journal of Housing for the Elderly, 20(1), 133-154.
Mimura, Y., & Mauldin, T. (2005). American young adults' rural-to-urban migration and timing of exits from poverty spells. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 26(1), 53-74.