Education, Affiliations & Teaching
2017 - present
Visiting Research Fellow
Cardiff University Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificates (Civil & Criminal)
International Summer School in Forensic Linguistic Analysis (ISSFLA)
University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines
2022 & 2023
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany
2017 - 2021
Universität zu Köln, Germany
Ethics and Professional Conduct Oversight in Forensic Linguistic Expert Evidence. Presidential Address, 16th Biennial Conference International Association for Forensic & Legal Linguistics, University of Santo Toman, Manila, Philippines.
Addressee or Referee? Language and setting the scene for manipulation and persuasion. Influence, Manipulation & Seduction: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Persuasive Language, University of Basel, Switzerland (Nov. 2020).
Is Deception a (Forensic) Linguistic Problem? Updates in deception analysis. Plenary speaker, Germanic Society for Forensic Linguistics 2019 Roundtable in Forensic Linguistics, University of Graz, Austria (Sept. 2019).
To whom this may concern: audience profiling in forensic (con)texts. 14th IAFL Biennial Conference, RMIT, Melbourne, Australia (July 2019).
Linguistically Profiling the Trump Russian Dossier. Germanic Society for Forensic Linguistics 2017 Roundtable in Forensic Linguistics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark (Sept. 2017).
Arriving at the Lie: is deception detection a linguistics problem? Plenary speaker at IAFL 2nd Asian Regional Conference, Manila, Philippines (July 2016)
The Lying Dance: the flexible truth of deception cues. Germanic Society for Forensic Linguistics 2015 Roundtable in Forensic Linguistics, Mainz, Germany (Sept. 2015)
Cues and the Company They Keep: deception in written witness statements. IAFL 12th Biennial Conference in Forensic Linguistics, Guangzhou, China (July 2015)