Department of Psychology

Clinical Psychology Research Center


The mission of the Clinical Psychology Research Center is to conduct innovative, ethical research and engage in scholarly activities to contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of Clinical Psychology and its role as an interdisciplinary and applied science. We strive to create a collaborative and supportive environment for all members of the team and to provide  exemplary mentoring to undergraduate research assistants to prepare them for graduate study and professional careers.

Mission Statement

Research Areas

Dr. hatchard

  1. Trauma

  2. Racial Identity

  3. Personality Assessment

  4. Forensic Psychology

  5. Eating Disorders

Dr. Goodwin

  1. Internet Fandom

  2. Relational Aggression


Our Team


Dr. Christine Hatchard

Principal INvestigator

Dr. Jamie Goodwin

Research assistants

Lauren Muniz, MS

Louise Moss

Amanda Aynes

Lauren Horner

Kathleen Piccoli

Amanda Salerno

Brianna Snyder


We are located in E-6 in Edison Science Hall at Monmouth University in West Long Branch, NJ. We share our space with Making Daughters Safe Again.

We work hard and have fun!

Click here to apply to join us.

Click here to learn more about the team.