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Erik Mac Giolla

Postdoctor

Erik Mac Giolla
Postdoctor
erik.mac.giolla@psy.gu.se
+46 31 786 1934

Postal Address: Box 500, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 41314 Göteborg


Department of Psychology (More Information)
Box 500
405 30 Göteborg
www.psy.gu.se
psykologi@psy.gu.se
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 405 30 Göteborg

About Erik Mac Giolla

Biography

B.A. in psychology and philosophy from NUI Galway, 2009. M.A. in philosophy from the University of Gothenburg, 2010. M.Sc. in psychology from the University of Gothenburg, 2013. PhD in pscyhology from the University of Gothenburg, 2016. 

Teaching

My primary teaching is on legal psychology courses at the departement of psychology.

Research interests

I have a broad interest in forensic psychology, and have been involved in projects within the themes of eyewitness psychology, deception detection, and investigative interviewing. My primary research area concerns the topic of true and false intentions.

Current research

I am currently involved in different projects on deception, true and false intentions, and victimology. 

Selected publications

 Granhag, P. A., Mac Giolla, E., Sooniste, T., Strömwall, L. A., & Liu-Jönsson, M. (2016). Discriminating between statements of true and false intent: The impact of repeated interviews and strategic questioning. Journal of Applied Security Research, 11, 1-17. doi: 10.1080/19361610.2016.1104230

 Mac Giolla, E., Granhag, P. A., & Ask, K. (2016). Task-related spontaneous thought: A novel direction in the study of true and false intentions. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition. Advance online publication. doi:10.1016/j.jarmac.2016.04.010

Tekin, S., Granhag, P. A., Strömwall, L. A., Mac Giolla, E., Vrij, A., & Hartwig, M. (2015). Interviewing strategically to elicit admissions from guilty suspects. Law and Human Behavior. Advance online publication. doi. 10.1037/lhb0000131

Mac Giolla, E., Granhag, P.A. & Vrij, A. (2015). Discriminating between true and false intentions. In P.A. Granhag, A. Vrij & B. Verschuere (Eds) Deception detection: Current challenges and new approaches (pp. 155-173). Chichester: John Wiley.

Granhag, P.A., Ask, K., & Mac Giolla, E. (2014). Eyewitness recall: An overview of estimator-based research. In T.J. Perfect & D.S. Lindsay (Eds.), The Sage Handbook of Applied Memory (pp. 541-558). London: Sage Publications Ltd.

 

Latest publications

Interviewing suspects
Erik Mac Giolla, Pär-Anders Granhag
Davies G. M. & Beech A. R. (eds) Forensic Psychology: Crime, Justice, Law Interventions, Chichester, UK, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chapter in book 2018
Chapter in book

Drawing-based deception detection techniques: A state-of-the-art review
Erik Mac Giolla, Pär-Anders Granhag, Zarah Vernham
Crime Psychology Review, Journal article 2017
Journal article

When it’s bad to be lucky: Others’ judgements of fortuitous victims
Erik Mac Giolla, Olof Wrede
The 26th meeting of the European Association of psychology and Law (EAPL). Toulouse, France: 5-8 July 2016, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Discriminating between statements of true and false intent: The impact of repeated interviews and strategic questioning
Pär-Anders Granhag, Erik Mac Giolla, Tuule Sooniste, Leif Strömwall, Meiling Liu-Jönsson
Journal of Applied Security Research, Journal article 2016
Journal article

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2018

Interviewing suspects
Erik Mac Giolla, Pär-Anders Granhag
Davies G. M. & Beech A. R. (eds) Forensic Psychology: Crime, Justice, Law Interventions, Chichester, UK, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chapter in book 2018
Chapter in book

2017

Drawing-based deception detection techniques: A state-of-the-art review
Erik Mac Giolla, Pär-Anders Granhag, Zarah Vernham
Crime Psychology Review, Journal article 2017
Journal article

2016

When it’s bad to be lucky: Others’ judgements of fortuitous victims
Erik Mac Giolla, Olof Wrede
The 26th meeting of the European Association of psychology and Law (EAPL). Toulouse, France: 5-8 July 2016, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Discriminating between statements of true and false intent: The impact of repeated interviews and strategic questioning
Pär-Anders Granhag, Erik Mac Giolla, Tuule Sooniste, Leif Strömwall, Meiling Liu-Jönsson
Journal of Applied Security Research, Journal article 2016
Journal article

Showing 1 - 10 of 32

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