Shelley Blozis

Shelley Blozis Portrait

Position Title
Professor of Psychology

1 Shields Avenue, Davis CA 95616


  • Ph.D., Psychology, University of Minnesota
  • M.A., Psychology, California State University, Fullerton
  • B.A., Psychology, California State University, Fullerton


In addition to her academic appointment, Shelley Blozis is an affiliated faculty member in the Center for Mind and Brain. She is currently serving as the Senior Statistical Editor and Senior Associate Editor of Health Psychology and consulting editor for Psychological Methods. She served as an associate editor of the Dictionary of Statistics and Research Methods in Psychology for the American Psychological Association.

Research Focus

Professor Blozis’ research concerns extensions and applications of statistical methods for clustered, repeated measures and longitudinal data. In addition to methodological work, she has developed a program of research based on health and social psychology. This has generated a line of research in collaboration with colleagues working in areas such as adolescent health, well-being, chronic illness, and drug and alcohol use, as well as health education and preventative medicine, health psychology, animal behavior and nursing.


Longitudinal and Missing Data Methods



Professor Blozis teaches courses in multilevel and longitudinal model.


Professor Blozis has received a number of awards throughout her career. In 2004, she received Faculty Travel Awards from the University of California, Davis, and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. In 1999, she won the Faculty Research Award from the University Research Institute at The University of Texas at Austin and a Travel Award from the Institute for Science Education in Kiel, Germany. She has also been awarded grants from the National Science Foundation, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and the National Institutes of Health.