2015 Student Research & Creative Activity Winners

The Graduate School awards Graduate Student Research and Creative Activity Grants to assist with funding of a research or creative activity project to be conducted on an annual basis. Grants of up to $500 are awarded to graduate students who are selected through a competitive process conducted by the Graduate Council.

Aimee BreederlandAimee Breederland
Title: The Impact of the Quality of Patient-Primary Care Provider Relationship on Older Adults’ Experiences with Access to Behavioral Health Services
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Barbara Yutrzenka, Ph.D.


Euodia ChuaEuodia EnPing Chua
Title: Life After Traumatic Events: The Relocation, Reconnection and Resilience of Refugees in the Midwest
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Gerard Jacobs, Ph.D.


Charles ClarkeCharles Clarke
Title: Alcohol Preference and Emotion
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Jeff Simons, Ph.D.


Noah EmeryNoah Emery
Title: The Moderating Effects of Drinking Motives on Mood Induced Attentional Bias Toward Alcohol-Related Stimuli
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Jeff Simons, Ph.D.


Brandon GrayBrandon Gray
Title: Coping in Today’s World: An Examination of Personality and Perceived Social Support
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Gerard Jacobs, Ph.D.


Austin HahnAustin Hahn
Title: Cognitive Bias Modification for Alcohol Use and Risky Sex
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Raluca Simons, Ph.D.


Jamie HansenJamie Hansen
Title: Drunkorexia: Normative Behavior or Gateway to Alcohol and Eating Pathology
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Raluca Simons, Ph.D.


Russ MarksRussell Marks
Title: Crowdsourcing Clinical Science on mTurk: A Valid Alternative to University Subject Pools?
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Jeff Simons, Ph.D.


Jill MorrisJill Morris
Title: Development of the Perceived Evaluation and Social Visibility Scale (PESVS)
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Randal Quevillon, Ph.D.


Kayla NalanKayla Nalan
Title: The Perceived Acceptability of Therapist Self-Disclosure Among Clinical and Counseling Psychology Trainees
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Barbara Yutrzenka, Ph.D.


Savannah PetersSavannah Peters
Title: Contraceptive Use Differences Between Rural and Urban High School Students
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Randy Quevillon, Ph.D.


Christine TirabassiChristine Tirabassi
Title: Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms Among Women Attending an Infertility Clinic: The Role of Emotion Regulation, Avoidance Coping and Self-Blame
Program: Clinical Psychology
Advisor: Jean Caraway, Ph.D.