Karen L. Salekin

Associate Professor


  • PhD, University of North Texas


Karen L. Salekin received her doctorate from the University of North Texas in 1997 and was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Mass Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry. Her major research interest focuses on forensic assessment and includes issues of mental retardation, capital mitigation, competence to stand trial, competence to waive Miranda Rights, criminal responsibility, and risk and protective factors in juvenile delinquency.