Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., The Graduate Center, City University of New York
M.A., Boston University
B.A., Rhodes College
Psychology & Law
My research interests focus on the interaction between social psychology and our justice system. Specifically, my research focuses on: 1) police-citizen interactions and 2) both legal professionals' and lay persons' evaluations of evidence.
National Science Foundation Dissertation Improvement Award, $9,336 (2012-2014)
Doctoral Student Research Grant, $1,423.25 (2013-2014)
- Social Psychology
- Psychology & Law/Forensic Psychology
- Quantitative Research Methods
Kassin, S.M., Perillo, J.T., Appleby, S.C. & Kukucka, J.P. (2015). Interrogations and Confessions. In B. Cutler & P. Zapf (Eds.). APA Handbook of Forensic Psychology.
Appleby, S. C., Hasel, L. E., & Kassin, S. M. (2013). Police induced confessions: An empirical analysis of their content and impact. Psychology, Crime and Law, 19, 118-128. doi:10.1080/1068316X.2011.613389
Kassin, S. M., Appleby, S. C., & Perillo, J. T. (2010). Interviewing suspects: Practice, science,and future directions. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 15, 39-55.doi:10.1348/135532509X449361