Katherine Grein

Peace Studies & Psychology

Katherine Grein (peace studies and psychology) earned a B.A. in psychology and English from St. Mary's College of Maryland. As an undergraduate, she studied families of children with developmental disabilities and risk and resilience in adolescents' transition to adulthood.
Katherine has worked at the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, an institution that works to understand the impact of disaster and war upon military personnel, their families, and civilians. Her research interests focus on reducing risk of detrimental mental health outcomes following disaster and violence. She also is interested in how individual outcomes and viewpoints relate to peace-building efforts in community- and nation-wide settings. Katherine is a Kroc Excellence Fellow and a 2016-2017 Mullen Family Fellow.