OCCRL Staff and Affiliates

Janardia Jackson

Research Assistant

Janardia Jackson is a senior McNair scholar at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Her research focuses on disadvantaged communities and the negative effects of trauma, emotion regulation, and the relationship between trauma and crime. Her goal is to obtain a doctorate in clinical psychology to conduct trauma and crime research, in an effort to understand and better serve communities.


  • Undergraduate Student, Clinical Psychology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign