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Ph.D., Industrial-Organizational Psychology (specialization in Occupational Health Psychology), Clemson University, 2017

M.S., Applied Psychology, Clemson University, 2014

B.S., Psychology, Clemson University, 2012


Teaching Interests


Research Methods

Organizational Psychology

Teams in Organizations

Occupational Health Psychology

Research Interests

High-stress occupations

Employee health and well-being

Work engagement and meaningful work

Social support in the workplace


Recent Publications

  • Sawhney, G., Jennings, K., Britt, T., Sliter, M. (2017) Occupational Stressors and Mental Health Symptoms: Examining the Moderating Effect of Work Recovery Strategies. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology. doi:1037/ocp0000091
  • Jennings, K.S., Adler, A. B., Thomas, J. L. (2017) Characterizing the health and unit climate of rear detachment soldiers. Military Behavioral Health, 5(2), 189-201. doi: 10.1080/21635781.2016.1272022
  • Britt, T. W., Jennings, S,Cheung, J., Zinzow, H., Pury, C. Mcfadden, A. (2016). Determinants of mental health treatment seeking among soldiers who recognize their problem: Implications for high risk occupations. Work & Stress, 30(4), 318-336. doi: 10.1080/02678373.2016.1246490
  • Jennings, K. S., Zinzow, H. M., Britt, T. W., Cheung, J. H., Pury, C. L. (2016). Examining correlates and reasons for mental health treatment dropout among active duty soldiers. Psychological Services, 13(4), 356-363. doi: 10.1037/ser0000082
  • Pilcher, J. J., Jennings, K. S., Phillips, G., & McCubbin, J. A. (2016). Auditory attention and comprehension during a simulated night shift: Effects of task characteristics. Human Factors, 58(7), 1031-1043. doi: 10.1177/0018720816654377
  • Jennings, K. S., Sinclair, R. R., & Mohr, C. D. (2016). Who benefits from family support? Work schedule and family differences. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 21, 51-64. doi: 10.1037/a0039651
  • Goguen, K., Britt, T.W., Jennings, K., Sytine, A., Jeffirs, S., Peasley, P., Zaremba, B., & Palmer, J. (2016). Implicit and explicit attitudes toward mental health treatment. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 35, 45-63. doi: 10.1521/jscp.2016.35.1.45
  • Jennings, K.S., Cheung, J.C., Britt, T.W., Goguen, K.N., Jeffirs, S. M., Peasley, A. L., Lee, A. C. (2015). How are perceived stigma from others, self-stigma, and self-reliance related to treatment-seeking? A three-path model. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 38, 109-116. doi: 10.1037/prj0000138
  • Britt, T. W., Jennings, K. S., Cheung, J. H., Pury, C. L., Zinzow, H. M. (2015). The role of different stigma perceptions in treatment seeking and dropout among active duty military personnel. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 38, 142-149. doi: 10.1037/prj0000120
  • Zinzow, H. M., Britt, T. W., Pury, C. L., Jennings, K. S., Cheung, J. H., & Rayomd, M. A. (2015). Barriers and facilitators of mental health treatment-seeking in active duty soldiers with sexual assault histories. Journal of Traumatic Stress. 28(4), 289-297. doi: 10.1002/jts.22026