John Grych, Ph.D.

The research in my lab focuses on understanding the causes and consequences of interpersonal violence. We study aggression and violence in a variety of contexts, most often the family and romantic relationships in adolescence, and investigate the processes that lead to physical and sexual aggression, the effects of those experiences on development, and factors that promote resilience in individuals exposed to adversity. Within these broad themes, my graduate students identify the questions that interest them most and we work collaboratively to answer them.

Undergraduates also play an important role in the lab, and if you are interested in being a research assistant please complete the application and email me.

Current Graduate Students

Christina Caiozzo
Jessica Houston
Arnitta McNeal

Current Undergraduate Research Assistants

Ericka Daniels
Veronica Kozaczka
Jaclyn McGrath
Michael Morin
Rachel Reit
Emily Wiersma

Past Graduates

Renee DeBoard
Danielle Defrancisco
Greg Fosco
Patrick Gunderson
Jenny Hauser-Kunz
Kristen Kinsfogel
Mark Lynn
Claire Oxtoby
Sara Raynor

Recent Conference Posters

Bellovary, Houston, Caiozzo & Grych MPA 2013
Olinger, Houston, Caiozzo & Grych MPA 2013
Perez, Caiozzo, Houston & Grych MPA 2013
Houston & Grych SRCD 2013

Lab Photo Album

Grych lab 2014

 

Grych Lab 2014

Front: Michael, Rachel, Ericka, Jackie, Emily, John. Back: Christina, Veronica, Jessica.

Grych lab  
Bellovary takes jaguar to Palace of Versailles

 

Undergraduate RA alum, Ande Bellovary takes the Grych lab mascot to the Palace of Versailles.

Jaguar at Palace of Versailles

 

Jaguar, the Grych lab mascot, at the Palace of Versailles.

Jaguar at Parque del Retiro

 

 

Jaguar at Parque del Retiro in Madrid, Spain

SRCD poster 2013

 

SRCD Poster presentation 2013

SRCD dinner 2013

 

 

SRCD Dinner 2013

MPA Poster session 2013

 

MPA 2013

(left to right) Jessica Houston, Christina Caiozzo, Andrea Bellovary

MPA 2013

 

MPA 2013

(left to right) Rachel Olinger, Ashley Perez, Christina Caiozzo, Jessica Houston, Andrea Bellovary

Grych lab 2012

 

Grych Lab 2012

(Back row) Jessica, John, Christina, Arnitta

(Front row) Ande, Rachel, Ashley

Grych Grads 2012

 

2012 Graduate Students

(left to right) Jessica Houston, Christina Caiozzo, Arnitta McNeal

Grych undergrad 2012

 

2012 Undergraduate Research Assistants

(left to right) Ande Bellovary, Rachel Olinger, Ashley Perez

 

Grych Graduate Students 2011

 

2011 Graduate Students

(left to right) Arnitta McNeal, Bridget Dolan, Jessica Houston

Not pictured because they’re on internship: Mark Lynn, Claire Oxtoby

 

Grych undergraduates 2011

 

2011 Undergraduate Research Assistants

(left to right) Nicolette Wiliams, Chelsea Gasaway, Ashley Perez, Lauren Gallagher, Jackie Downs.

Not pictured: Rachael Renteria

Grych lab 2011

 

Grych Lab 2011

(Standing) Lauren, John, Jackie, Chelsea, Arnitta

(Crouching awkwardly) Ashley, Jessica, Bridget, Nikki

(Not pictured)Rachael

image_SRCD 2011

 

 

SRCD 2011

psyc/images/grych with grad 10-11

 

2010-2011 Graduate Students

(seated, left to right) Claire Oxtoby, Arnitta Holliman

(standing, left to right) Mark Lynn, Dr. Grych, Jessica Houston, Anna Kiel

  2010-2011 Graduate Students

 

2010-2011 Graduate Students
(bottom) Mark Lynn

(seated, left to right) Claire Oxtoby, Arnitta Holliman

(standing, left to right) Jessica Houston, Anna Kiel

  2010-2011  Undergraduate Researchers

 

2010-2011 Undergraduate Researchers
(left to right) Jaclyn Downs, Kayla Sauder, Elizabeth Manderfeld, Rachel Renteria, Sara Campbelli

Grych 08-09 Research team

 

 

2008-2009 Research Team

Grych 07-08 Research team

 

 

2006-2007 Research Team

SRA 2006

 

 

SRA 2006
(left to right) Greg Fosco, Renee Deboard, Kara Lindstedt, Sara Raynor, John Grych


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