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Dr. Nadja Schreiber Compo, Co-Director
DM 288 - Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
schreibe@fiu.edu

Dr. Steve Charman, Co-Director
DM 286 - Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
charmans@fiu.edu

News

Invited talk

10/10/2016

Nadja Schreiber Compo is giving an invited presentation on 'Cognitive bias in investigations' at the International Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA (October, 2016).

Legal psychology faculty funded by NSF

06/17/2016

Jacqueline Evans and Nadja Schreiber Compo have received funding from the National Science Foundation to conduct research on the role of alcohol in interrogation contexts.

Ignorance is bliss when conducting witness interviews

04/04/2016

A team of researchers, including FIU legal psychologist Nadja Schreiber Compo, are the first to study blind interviewing through observation, a technique contrary to what is recommended by the National Institute of Justice.

Recent Publications

Schreiber et al. (in press)

10/10/2016

Schreiber, N., *Carol, R.N., *Evans, J.E., *Pimentel, P., Nichols-Lopez, K., Holness, H., Rose, S., & Furton, K. (in press). Witness memory and alcohol. The effects of state-dependent recall. Law and Human Behavior.

Charman, S. D., & Quiroz, V. (in press).

08/01/2016

Charman, S. D., & Quiroz, V. (in press). Blind sequential lineup administration reduces both false identifications and confidence in those identifications. Law and Human Behavior.

Charman, S. D., Reyes, A., Villalba, D., & Evans, J. (in press).

08/01/2016

Charman, S. D., Reyes, A., Villalba, D., & Evans, J. (in press). The (un)reliability of alibi corroborators: Failure to recognize faces of briefly-encountered strangers puts innocent suspects at risk. Behavioral Sciences and the Law.