Faculty Profile for Dr. Laure Brimbal

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Dr. Laure Brimbal
Assistant Professor — School of Criminal Justice & Criminology
phone: (512) 245-2174

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Brimbal, L., Meissner, C. A., Kleinman, S. M., Phillips, E. L., Atkinson, D., Dianiska, R. E., … Jones, M. S. (2020). Evaluating the benefits of a rapport-based approach to investigative interviews: A training study with law enforcement investigators. Law and Human Behavior.
  • Brimbal, L., Bradford, B., Jackson, J., Hartwig, M., & Joseph, E. (2020). On the importance of a procedurally fair organizational climate for openness to change in law enforcement. Law and Human Behavior, 44(5), 394–411.
  • Jordan, S., Brimbal, L., Wallace, D. B., Kassin, S., Hartwig, M., & Street, C. (2019). A test of the micro-expressions training tool: Does it improve lie detection? Journal Investigative Psychology and Offender Profiling., 16, 222–235.
  • Brimbal, L., Dianiska, R., Swanner, J., & Meissner, C. (2019). Enhancing cooperation and disclosure by manipulating affiliation and developing rapport in investigative interviews. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 25, 107–115.
  • Brimbal, L., Kleinman, S., Oleszkiewicz, S., & Meissner, C. (2019). Developing rapport and trust in the interrogative context: An empirically-supported and ethical alternative to customary interrogation practices. In Interrogation and Torture: Integrating Efficacy with Law and Morality. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Psychology, Crime, and Law
May 2020-Present