Research Scientist, Boys Town National Research Institute
Jonathan Huefner has 14 years' experience as Research Scientist at the Boys Town National Research Institute in Omaha, Nebraska. He has a Ph.D. in Organizational Social Psychology from Brigham Young University and 28 years experience conducting research and university lecturing. Dr. Huefner has published or presented over 90 professional and scientific papers. His current research include residential care advocacy, negative peer contagion in residential care settings, psychotropic medication use with at-risk children, family involvement and youth outcomes, and patterns of movement and outcomes across the child-care continuum.