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Bonomi, Amy
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Michigan State University
552 W. Circle Drive
Room 7D Human Ecology Building
East Lansing, MI 48824

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Amy E. Bonomi is professor and chair of the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at Michigan State University. Bonomi’s research focuses on the health impacts, contexts for, and dynamics of intimate partner violence and sexual violence. She is currently conducting studies on campus sexual assault and developing intervention tools to assist college students in decoding abuse, power, control and harm in relationships.

In recognition of the impact of Bonomi’s research in violence prevention, in 2011, she was awarded the Distinguished Scholar Award from The Ohio State University’s College of Education and Human Ecology. She is an associate editor at the Journal of Women’s Health, and she is the chair of MSU’s sexual violence advisory committee. 


Ph.D. in Health Services, University of Washington, 2004
M.P.H. in Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, 1997
B.S. in Applied Psychology, Loyola University, 1991