Author E. Mark Cummings describes how this study was launched and details the vital role played by colleagues in Northern Ireland. He explains the many contributions of both graduate and undergraduate students, noting that many of them went on to use on their project experiences in building later careers in academia or related contexts.

The study was published in the November 2020 issue of the Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development titled, “Youth in Northern Ireland: Linking Violence Exposure, Emotional Insecurity, and the Political Macrosystem.”

Video Credits:

  • Author: E. Mark Cummings
  • Images and Video Production: University of Notre Dame Marcomm Video Team

Society for Research in Child Development [srcdchilddevelopment]. (2020, November 16). Getting Started: An Insider’s View of an International Longitudinal Study | Monographs 85.4 [Video File]. Retrieved from