Research Assistants

Evelyn Jackson, Research AssistantEvelyn Jackson, B.A.

Evelyn graduated from the University of Virginia with B.A.s in Cognitive Science and Psychology. There she researched false memories, the distinctiveness heuristic, and eyewitness recall and suggestibility. She has clinical experience observing group therapy sessions and conducting intakes for a Dialectical-Behavior Therapy practice. Her interests include risk factors for developing psychopathology, preventative intervention research, and the incidence of mental health concerns in underserved populations. 

At the SCAN Lab, Evelyn coordinates the Teen Stress Study and the Maternal Well-Being Study.