Graduate Students

Katie O’Connell

Supervisor: Enrico DiTommaso, Ph.D., University of New Brunswick-Saint John

Previous degrees:
B.Sc. (First Class Honours), Psychology; University of New Brunswick- Saint John, Saint John, NB
B.Sc. (First Class Honours), Biology; Saint Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS
Research Interests: 
My research focuses on factors affecting relationship satisfaction (e.g., attachment, emotion regulation, social competence). Currently, I am investigating factors contributing to chronic loneliness in various populations.
Select Awards:
2015                New Brunswick Innovation Foundation Graduate Scholarship
2014-15         Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS-Masters, SSHRC
2014                New Brunswick Innovation Foundation Graduate Scholarship
2013                Magee Third-Century Merit Award, UNB