Clinical-Disaster Research Center

The University of Mississippi

Undergraduate Students

Emily Gawlik





Emily is a senior majoring in psychology with minors in political science and classics. Her research interests include resilience, meaning in life, and posttraumatic growth in populations affected by disasters and episodes of mass violence. She is also interested in the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based treatments, as well as the ways that practitioners can use technology to enhance diagnosis and treatment.

In addition to the CDRC, Emily also works as an undergraduate research assistant with Dr. John Young in the SITH (Scientific Infusion That Helps) Lab.

Upon completing her undergraduate education, she plans on pursuing a Ph.D. in clinical psychology.

Calli Holland





Calli is a senior majoring in psychology with a minor in Legal Studies. She plans to attend law school and eventually focus on family law. Calli is interested in the relationship with psychology and law and is researching perceptions of gun regulation and violence on college campuses.