Dr. Hammett is a postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Psychology at Georgia State University and in the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation at Arizona State University. She holds a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles and Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees from San Diego State University.
Dr. Hammett conducts research on predictors and outcomes of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) among diverse populations. Her program of research has specifically focused on identifying contextual predictors of IPV, such as sociocultural and economic factors. At GSU and ASU, Dr. Hammett is extending this work by examining brief evidence-based interventions targeting the interplay between IPV and alcohol as well as psychological factors such as emotion regulation.