Dylan Abrams B.A.
2016 B.A.., Psychology, University of Southern California

Dylan is a second-year student in the Clinical Psychology PhD program at John Jay. He graduated from the University of Southern California in 2016 with a BA in psychology. Following graduation, Dylan worked as a clinical research coordinator in the OCD and Related Disorders Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. At John Jay, he works with Dr. Cynthia Calkins and Dr. Elizabeth Jeglic to investigate topics related to sexual violence as well as the interaction of mental health and criminal justice systems. Dylan’s primary research interests include coping styles following sexual victimization, implicit bias in sex offenders, and mental health court outcomes.


Alexandra Bonagura, M.P.S
2016 M.P.S., Clinical Psychological Science, University of Maryland, College Park
2015 B.A., Psychology, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

Alexandra’s interests include inappropriate online sexual behaviors, college sexual assault, juvenile sexual assault, and sexual assault prevention programs. Her first doc topic was: College students perceptions of consent and sexual assault.