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Erin O'Callaghan

PhD Student

Criminology, Law, and Justice


Building & Room:

4050C BSB


Research Interests:

Gender-based violence, sexual assault victimization, alcohol/drug-related sexual assault, sexual assault disclosure and social reactions to disclosure, workplace sexual violence, anti-carceral feminism, and recovery in survivors post-assault.


Selected Publications

Ullman, S.E., O’Callaghan, E., & Lorenz, K. (2019). Women’s experiences of impairment and incapacitation during alcohol/drug-related sexual assaults: Toward a survivor-informed approach to measurement. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 1-12. Advanced online publication doi: 10.1007/s10508-019-1441-6.

O’Callaghan, E., Shepp, V., Ullman, S.E., & Kirkner, A. (2018). Navigating sex and sexuality after sexual assault: A qualitative study of survivors and informal support providers. The Journal of Sex Research, 1-13. Advanced online publication doi: 10.1080/00224499.2018.1506731.


B.S., University of Cincinnati