Education: PhD Brandeis University, New York
Sarah E. Ullman is Professor of Criminology, Law, & Justice and Affiliate Professor of Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She served as Director of the Office of Social Science Research in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences from 2010-2105. Dr. Ullman is a social psychologist whose research concerns the impact of sexual assault and traumatic life events on women’s health and substance abuse outcomes and rape avoidance/prevention. She has received funding from NIMH, NIAAA, and foundations for her research. She is currently conducting a NIAAA-funded longitudinal study of risk and protective factors in sexual assault survivors related to risk of revictimization, mental health, substance abuse and posttraumatic growth outcomes. Her book Talking About Sexual Assault: Society’s Response to Survivors was published by the American Psychological Association in 2010.
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