Meet our Team


Dr. Tara Richards

Distinguished Associate Professor

Ask me about: sexual assault, intimate partner/domestic violence, system responses to victimization

Dr. Teresa Kulig

Assistant Professor

Ask me about: human trafficking, measurement of victimization, public perceptions

Dr. Leah Butler

Assistant Professor

Ask me about: public opinion on race and crime, sexual assault, corrections

Research Assistants

Friends of the Lab

Dr. Emily Wright

Principal Research Associate, Urban Institute