Chelsea Krug, Ph.D.

  • Project Coordinator, Early Steps Project

Chelsea M. Krug is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the PPCL where she also serves as the Multisite Assessment Coordinator and Project Director of the Pittsburgh site of the Early Steps Project. Dr. Weaver received her Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from the University of Notre Dame in 2008. Her research focuses on the effects of early parenting and violence exposure on the development of conduct problems among children and adolescents, as well as on the risk and protective factors that serve to mitigate or exacerbate these relationships. She is also interested in the development and implementation of intervention programs designed to prevent the manifestation of children’s antisocial behaviors.