1994 - Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, University of California, Berkeley
1990-1991 - Regents Fellowship, University of California, Berkeley
1980 - Hopwood Writing Award, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Benson, M. J.., Bradburn, I.S., & Dunsmore, J. C. (Eds.) (2006). "Ecology of emotion in parenting relationships: Perspectives from across the lifespan." [Special issue]. Research in Human Development, 3.
Cowan, P.A., Bradburn, I.S., & Cowan, C.P. (2005). "Parents' working models of attachment: The intergenerational context of parenting and children's adaptation to school." In P.A. Cowan, C.P. Cowan, J.C. Ablow, V. Kahen Johnson, & J.R. Measelle (Eds.), The family context of parenting in children’s adaptation to school (pp. 209 - 236). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum.
Bradburn, I.S., & Kaplan, J.A. (1993). "Continuity and change in the transition to parenthood:A tale of two families." In P. A. Cowan, D. Field, D. A. Hanson, A. Skolnick & G. E. Swanson (Eds.), Family, self and society: Toward a new agenda for family research (pp. 385-415).Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum Associates.
Dunsmore, J. C., Bradburn, I. S., Costanzo, P. R., & Frederickson, B. L. (2009). Mothers' expressive style and emotional responses to children's behavior predict children's prosocial and achievement-related self-ratings. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 33, 254-263.
Herzog, D.B., Keller, M.B., Lavori, P.W., & Bradburn, I.S. (1991). "Bulimia nervosa in adolescence." Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 12, 191-195.
Keller M. B., Lavori, P.W., Herzog D. B., Bradburn, I.S., & Mahoney, E.M. (1989). "High rates of chronicity and rapidity of relapse in patients with bulimia nervosa and depression." Archives of General Psychiatry, 46, 480-481.
Herzog D.B., Brotman A. W., & Bradburn, I. S. (1988). " Treating eating disorders with antidepressants." Australian Paediatric Journal, 24, 169-170.
Bradburn, I. S., & Roberto, K. A. (03/01/11 – 02/28/13) Intergenerational Obesity: Developing an Ecological Approach. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development R13 mechanism, “Creating Scientific Interdisciplinary Research Teams” (PA-10-106). ($40,000).
Bradburn, I.S., & Dunkenberger, M.B. (10/01/10 – 07/31/11) Evaluation of Virginia Star Quality Initiative Family Child Care Pilot. Virginia Department of Social Services and Virginia Early Childhood Foundation ($98,000).
Evans, M., & Bradburn, I. S. (09/01/10 – 04/01/11) Research Experience for Teachers (RET) grant (Supplement to NSF Award #073651, M. Evans, PI.)National Science Foundation ($14,000).
Current Research Interests
Fostering social and emotional development in preschool
The arts, human development and social relationships
Sensory integration in young children
Children and Families
Early Childhood Programs and Evaluation
Research Director, Child Development Center for Learning and Research, Department of Human Development, Virginia Tech
Behavioral Neurogenetics Research Laboratory, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Stanford University Medical Center, former Research Psychologist
Children's Health Council, Palo Alto, CA, former Staff Clinician
Family Service Clinic, Middlesex County Porbate Court, Cambridge, MA, former Research Consultant