Christian J. Mott

I am a graduate student in the Department of Psychology at Columbia University. I work with Dr. Larisa Heiphetz in the Social and Moral Cognition Lab.

My research focuses on people's judgments about issues at the intersection of law and psychology. Recently, I have been focusing on questions like:

My published and forthcoming papers are listed on my Publications page.

Before coming to Columbia, I worked as a researcher at Opportunity Insights, an attorney at Covington & Burling, and a judicial law clerk on the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Massachusetts Appeals Court. I received my J.D. from Yale Law School and my B.A. in philosophy from Yale University.

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