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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

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.

Dr. Evans' research in FIU News

10/23/2015

Dr. Evans' research on the effectiveness of techniques from the Army Field Manual highlighted in FIU News

Three legal psychology faculty funded by FBI

10/01/2015

Ron Fisher recently received funding from the FBI to conduct research on investigative interviewing. Jacqueline Evans and Steve Charman also received funding from the FBI to conduct research on interpreters in an interrogative context.

Recent Publications

Rivard, Pena, & Schreiber Compo (in press)

12/01/2015

Rivard, J., Pena, M. & Schreiber Compo (in press). ‘Blind’ interviewing: Is ignorance bliss? Memory.

Hirn Mueller, Schreiber Compo, Molina, Bryon, & Pimentel (2015)

12/01/2015

Hirn Mueller, D., Schreiber Compo, N., Molina, J., Bryon, A. & Pimentel, P. (2015). Best practice and problematic investigative interviewing techniques: Do police interviewers know the difference? Psychology, Public Policy, and the Law, 21, 295–308.

Charman, Carbone, Kekessie, & Villalba (in press)

10/12/2015

Charman, S. D., Carbone, J., Kekesie, S., & Villalba, D. (in press). Evidence evaluation and evidence integration in legal decision-making: Order of evidence presentation as a moderator of context effects. Applied Cognitive Psychology. doi: 10.1002/acp.3181