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psychology professor

Saul Kassin, American psychology professor. Research grantee, Foundation Child Development, 1984-1985, Judicial fellow, United States Supreme Court, 1984-1985. Fellow American Psychological Association, American Psychological Society, American Psychology-Law Society; member Society for Experimental Social Psychology, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Kassin, Saul was born on April 25, 1953 in New York City. Son of Mordy and Betty (Ashear) Kassin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Brooklyn College, 1974. Master of Arts, University Connecticut, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Connecticut, 1978.

Career

National Institutes of Health postdoctoral fellow University Kansas, Lawrence, 1978-1979, Stanford University, California, 1985-1986. Assistant professor Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1979-1981, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1981-1984. Research associate Federal Judicial Center, Washington, 1984-1985.

From associate to full professor Williams College, Williamstown, 1986—2006. Distinguished professor John Jay College Criminal Justice, since 2006. Jury, media consultant, expert witness.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Psychological Association, American Psychological Society, American Psychology-Law Society. Member Society for Experimental Social Psychology, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Carol Beth Goldner, September 19, 1952. Children: Briana Rachel, Marc Joseph.

father:
Mordy Kassin

mother:
Betty (Ashear) Kassin

spouse:
Carol Beth Goldner

children:
Briana Rachel Kassin

Marc Joseph Kassin