Dr. Linda Geven is an assistant professor of criminology at Leiden University, and honorary research fellow at the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. Her research area is legal psychology, an applied field that examines social and cognitive processes involved in the criminal justice system. She especially focuses on factors that impact deception detection accuracy, police interrogations, and judicial decision-making.

In 2022, Linda has received an NWO-VENI grant to conduct research on false confessions, and a LUF/Gratama grant to co-found the European Registry of Exonerations (EUREX).

If you want discuss possible research collaborations or get in touch regarding a specific criminal case, feel free to contact her.

Linda Geven, PhD

Leiden University | Department of Criminal Law and Criminology 

Email: contact@lindageven.com | l.m.geven@law.leidenuniv. nl

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