Arielle Baskin-Sommers

Professor (Adjunct) of Law
(fall term)

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013

B.S., Brown University, 2007

Courses Taught
  • Law and Psychology
Arielle Baskin-Sommers

Arielle Baskin-Sommers is a Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School. She is also a licensed clinical psychologist and Assistant Professor Psychology and of Psychiatry at Yale University. Substantively, her research is concentrated on understanding individual differences in cognitive and affective processes as they relate to vulnerability for disinhibitory (impulsive, antisocial) psychopathology. Methodologically, she is interested in integrating a wide range of techniques and technologies to explore this issue. Overall, her professional career goals are based on a desire to develop both innovative theory and research in service of increasing the efficacy of clinical intervention for antisocial behaviors.