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

Areas of Expertise

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

Selected Research and Publications

  • Scurich, N., & Krauss, D. (2013). The effect of adjusted actuarial risk assessment on mock jurorsí decisions in a sexually violent predator proceeding. Jurimetrics Journal,53,395-413.
  • Krauss, D. & Scurich, N. (2013). Risk assessment in the law: Legal admissibility, scientific validity, and some disparities between research and practice. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 31, 215-229.
  • Schuller, R., Ryan, A. **, Krauss, D., & Jenkins, G. (2013). Juror sensitivity to expert testimony and delays in reporting in drug facilitated sexual assault cases. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry 36, 121-128.
  • Dover, T.**, Matthews, M.*, Krauss, D., & Levin, S. (2012). Just world beliefs, expert psychological testimony, and verdicts: A mediational model. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 12, 340-363.| DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-2415.2011.01278.x
  • Krauss, D.., McCabe, J.*, & Lieberman, J. (2012). Dangerously misunderstood: Representative jurors' reactions to expert testimony on future dangerousness in a sexually violent predator trial. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 18, 18-49. doi: 10.1037/a0024550

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, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
  Wednesday, 02:30PM - 03:30PM
Email: dkrauss@cmc.edu
Phone: (909) 607-8504
Address: Seaman Hall 231
Curriculum Vitae: CV

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