Dan Krauss, J.D., Ph.D., ABPP (Forensic Psychology)

Areas of Expertise

Abnornal Psychology, Expert Testimony, Jury Decision-Making, Law

Selected Research and Publications

  • Sales, B. & Krauss, D. (2015). The psychology of law: Human behavior, legal institutions, and law. Part of the Law and Public Policy: Psychology and the Social Science Book Series. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
  • Costanzo, M. & Krauss, D. (2015). Forensic and legal psychology: Psychological science applied to the law. 2nd edition, New York: Worth Publishers.
  • Krauss, D. & Scurich, N. (2014). The Impact of case factors on jurorsí decisions in a sexual violent predator hearing. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 20, 135-145.
  • Scurich, N. & Krauss, D. (2014). The presumption of dangerousness in sexual violent predator commitment hearings. Law, Probability, and Risk, 13, 91-104. doi: 10.1093/lpr/mgt015
  • Krauss, D & Sales, B. (2014). Training in forensic psychology. In I.Weiner & R. Otto (Eds.) Handbook of Forensic Psychology, 4th edition. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley. (pp. 111-134).

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • Member at Large Division 41 of APA Psychology and Law Society
  • Early Career Research Award 2010 Western Psychology Association
  • Supreme Court Fellow (United States Sentencing Commission)
  • National Science Foundation Grant Award
  • Phi Beta Kappa & G. Stanley Hall Award (Most Outstanding Graduate in Psychology), The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

Dan Krauss, J.D., Ph.D., ABPP (Forensic Psychology)


Education: B.A., The Johns Hopkins University; M.A., J.D. University of Arizona; Ph.D. (Clinical-Psychology, Policy & Law) University of Arizona
Department: Psychology
Office Hours:
  Monday, 11:00AM - 12:00PM
  Monday, 01:30PM - 02:30PM
  Tuesday, 01:30PM - 02:30PM
Email: dkrauss@cmc.edu
Phone: (909) 607-8504
Address: Seaman Hall 231
Curriculum Vitae: CV

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