Lab Members

The Peer Relations Lab includes graduate students, full-time research assistants, undergraduate students, and volunteers who play an instrumental role in helping to conduct research. Many also are involved in the examination of independent hypotheses that serve the basis for honors theses, masters theses, dissertation projects, and other theoretical and empirical contributions.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Sarah Helms, Ph.D.
Matteo Giletta, Ph.D.
Laura Widman, Ph.D.

Project Coordinators

Leigh Spivey Projects ACHIEVE and ARCH
Julia ter Haar Projects ACHIEVE and ARCH
Michael Giordano Projects ACHIEVE and ARCH

Graduate Students

Casey Calhoun
Sophie Choukas-Bradley
Shelley Gallagher
Jackie Nesi
Chris Sheppard

Undergraduate Students

Sarah Anderson
Tianna Barnes
Tim Bell
Mimi Brinberg
Shayna Cheek
Daniella Dworschak
Abby Ferrell
Crystal Ibe
Sean McWeeny
Osiris Rankin
Camille Romac-Gullo
Jordan Sasiela
David Shin
Britt Sikora
Natalie Swift
Lauren Welch

Lab Alumni

Carolina Adelman Current Position:
BreAnne Allen Current Position:
Angharad Ames Current Position: Developmental and Psychological Science, Dr. Geoffrey Cohen, Stanford University
Rachel Aaron Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Stephen Benning, Vanderbilt University
Michael Arthur Current Position: Speech and Language Pathology Doctoral Student, Columbia University
Morgan Ashwill Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Louisiana State University
Adrienne Banny Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Nicki Crick, University of Minnesota, South Florida
Stephanie Brennan Current Position:
Lauren Danzi Brumley Current Position: Clinical Research Assistant at Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
Jackie Bonsu Current Position: Clinical Docoral Student, University of Kentucky
Sara Calhoun Current Position
Grace Chung Current Position:
Peter Cianci Current Position: Social Work Master’s Student, UNC-CH
Daphne Cole Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, University of Rhode Island
Nicole Collins Current Position: Clincal Doctoral Student, University of South Florida
Chris Conway Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Constance Hammen, University of California Los Angeles
Caroline Cordell Current Position:
Glen Dawson Current Position: Research Assistant at innovation Research & Training
Kathryn Fox Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Harvard University
Joe Franklin Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Matt Nock, Harvard University
Cope Fuerer Current Position: Project Coordinator, Dr. Brandon E. Gibb, The Binghamton Mood Disorders Institute
Haley Garrett Current Position:
Alyssa Gilden Current Position:
Hally Gorder Current Position: Quantitative Doctoral Student, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Shahar Gur Current Position: Organizational Science Doctoral Student, Dr. Lisa Walker, UNC-Charlotte
Karen Guan Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Bruce F. Chorpita, UCLA
Kelci Harris Current Position: Social and Personality Psychology Doctoral Student, Dr. Joshua Jackson, Washington University in St. Louis
Ellie Hessel Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Joe Allen, University of Virginia
Matt Ilinitch Current Position:
Maryanne Jaconis Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Cynthia Hartung, University of Wyoming
Alyssa Kaye Current Position: Social Psychology Doctoral Student, University of Texas at Austin
Caroline Kelly Current Position
Page Klitzman Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, University of Florida
Jennifer Landoll
Ryan Landoll Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Annette La Greca, University of Miami
Lauren Landy Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, University of Boulder at Colorado
Ann Mills Lassiter Current Position:
Brian Lattner Current Position:
Claire Markham Current Position:
Elena Medeiros Current Position: Clincal Mental Health Counseling Masters Student UNC-Greensboro
Tarrah Mitchell Current Position: Research Assistant, Dr. David Janicke, University of Florida
Adam Miller Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Studen, Dr. Christianne Esposito-Smythers, George Mason University
Ashley Mogul Current Position: Medical School at Wake Forest University
Fran Morfesis Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, UNC-Greensboro
Remi Moore Current Position:
Collyn Murray Current Position: Medical Student, UNC-CH
Jared O’Garro-Moore Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Lauren B. Alloy, Temple University
Ketu Patel Current Position: Medical Student, West Virginia University
Miranda Phillips Current Position
Christina Piacquadio
Alyssa Poblete Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Christina Gee, George Washington University
Nicole Pradel Current Position:
Megan Puzia Current Position: Research Assistant, Pedi-MIND Laboratory, Bradley Hospital
Alex Queen Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, University of Miami
Diana Rancourt Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow at Alpert Medical School
Jason Rights Current Position: Research Assistant Telesage Inc.
Patrick Rock Current Position: Developmental Doctoral Student, Dr. Jaana Juvonen, University of California, Los Angeles
Robbie Reed Current Position: Senior Analyst at Thomson Reuters
Ashley Ruba Current Position: Research Assistant, Dr. Makeba Wilbourn, Duke University
Ben Shapero Current Position: Clinical Doctoral Student, Dr. Lauren Alloy, Temple University
Paul Shorkey Current Position: Rhodes Scholar/ Graduate Student, Oxford University
Rebekah Siddiqi Current Position: Crew Member of Maryland Conservation Corps
Sara Simpson Current Position: Graduate Student, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Allegra Sinclair Current Position:
Jamie Smith Current Position: Seasonal Video Assistant, Cleveland Cavaliers
Amanda von Scoyoc Current Position:  Clinical Doctoral Student, University of Oregon
Scott Snow Current Position: Research Assistant, Frank Porter Graham Institute
Victoria Spring Current Position:
Ellie Steele Current Position:
Shelley Upton Current Position: Research Assistant at innovation Research and Training
Caitlin Williams Current Position
Brendan Yorke Current Position: Data Analyst for Public Impact
Zack Washington Current Position
Michael Willis Current Position
Laura Ziemer Current Position

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