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PhD in Legal Psychology

Our program focuses on issues such as witness memory, interrogations, investigative interviewing, lineups, deception detection and juror decision-making. Capitalizing on our location in a major litigation center of of the southeastern United States, FIU is one of the few universities in the world with a doctoral concentration in legal psychology and is well-respected in psychology-law circles.

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Congratulations to Chris Altman!

June 11, 2018

Chris successfully defended his dissertation entitled "A field study examining the effect of high intoxication levels and identification format on witnesses' memory for faces and events" and will be graduated this summer. Congratulations, Chris!