Timothy Rarick

Child Development/Marriage & Family Studies Faculty

Phone Number 208-496-4034

Email Address rarickt@byui.edu

Email Address   223R CLK


  • Ph.D. (2011) Human Devolopment & Family Studies Kansas State University
  • M.S. (2008) Marriage, Family & Human Development Kansas State University
  • B.S. (2006) Human Development & Family Studies University of Utah


  • Marriage, child, and family advocacy
  • Family policy
  • Religious freedom
  • Parenting
  • Motivation
  • Discipline
  • Technology and the family
  • Teaching and learning
  • Child development

Previous Teaching Experience

  • Kansas State university (2007-2011)
  • Early morning seminary teacher (2007-2011)

Advocacy and Policy Experience

  • Invited speaker, Commission on the Status of Women, United Nations, New York City, NY (2014-2016) 
  • Organizing committee, World Congress of Families XI (2015)
  • Advisory board member, United Families International, (2012-present)
  • Board member, International Voice for Youth (2013-present)
  • Invited speaker, World Congress of Families XI, Salt Lake City, UT (2015)
  • Invited speaker, Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation, Orlando, FL (2015)
  • Invited speaker, Stand for the Family Conference, Provo, UT (2014)
  • Invited speaker, Joy of Learning 1st Sino-American Preschool Education Forum, Guangzhou, China (2009)

Outside Interests

Blogging, swimming, basketball, tennis, golf, guitar, piano, musicals, impersonations, mindful meditation, and banana milkshakes.