Jeffrey Jensen Arnett is a research professor in the psychology department at Clark University. He has also taught at the University of Missouri. During 2005, he was a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. He is the editor of the "Journal of Adolescent Research" and author of the book "Emerging Adulthood: The Winding Road from the Late Teens Through the Twenties," published in 2004 by Oxford University Press. He is also the founding president and executive director of the Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood (www.ssea.org). His book (with Elizabeth Fishel) for parents of emerging adults, "When Will My Grown-Up Kid Grow Up?" was published in May 2013.