Welcome to Dr. Chris King's Lab Website

Chris King, JD, PhD, is an assistant professor of psychology at Montclair State University, in Montclair, New Jersey.

His research lab at MSU focuses on intersections of applied psychology and the law, using both psychological science and legal research strategies.

Dr. King's CV is available here.


Lab location:

The lab occupies the second floor of Coder House (pronounced "kaw-der"), a white house on the MSU campus nearby the corner of Valley Rd. and Normal Ave.

View the actual house on Google Map's Street View

The entrance to the lab is at the side door (to the right if you are looking at the house from the street, as in the Google Maps Street View).

Lab mailing address:

Correspondence can be mailed to

Dr. Christopher King
Psychology Department
Dickson Hall 219
Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ 07043

Interested students:

Students interested in obtaining research experience, or applying to MSU's clinical psychology PhD program, should refer to the Personnel page for more details about applying to work with Dr. King.

Visitors interested in research reports or workshop resources:

Please refer to the Research Areas, Publications and Presentations, and Lab Resources pages.

Research assistants:

Refer to the Lab Resources page to complete your CITI training for the MSU Institutional Review Board, and to access working files for current projects, when applicable.

Dr. King's office hours for Fall 2020 Term:

For the Fall 2020 Term, I hold office hours on Wednesdays from 10am-12pm, or by appointment.

Schedule an appointment during my office hours via Navigate (instructions: https://www.montclair.edu/navigate/students/).

Schedule an appointment outside of office hours via email (kingch@montclair.edu).

The Zoom link for appointments via videoconference is: https://montclair.zoom.us/my/drchrisking

My mobile number for office hours via phone is: (973) 234-6987