Current Role at Stanford

Program Manager, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Education & Certifications

  • Ph.D, University of Akron, Counseling Psychology (2013)


  • The Belonging Project at Stanford


    Palo Alto, CA

  • CNIX (Clinical Neuroscience Immersion Experience)


    Palo Alto, CA

  • Ethical Participation in Innovative Neuroscience (NIH BRAIN Initiative)


    United States

Professional Interests

Social Cognition, Belonging, Community Psychology, Worldview

Professional Affiliations and Activities

  • Member, Association of Black Psychologists (2010 - Present)

All Publications

  • Lane-McKinley K., Turner-Essel L. (2020) How to Cultivate a Culture of Belonging in Academic Medicine. Roberts Academic Medicine Handbook Lane-McKinley, K., Turner-Essel, L. Springer. 2020