Eyewitness Memory and Investigative Psychology Lab 

We are located in Greater Vancouver, Canada. The lab is based at the Burnaby campus of Simon Fraser University, which we respectfully acknowledge is on the unceded traditional territories of the Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh, Musqueam, and Kwikwetlem Nations.

Lab Director

Dr. Ryan Fitzgerald

Assistant Professor, Simon Fraser University

  • Topics: Eyewitness Memory, Lineup Identification, Face Recognition

  • Research Support:

    • Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

    • Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council (NSERC)

    • Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

    • British Academy (BA)

Lab Members

Stefana Juncu, M.Sc.

Ph.D. Student, University of Portsmouth (UK)

  • Co-advised by Dr. Hartmut Blank and Dr. Lorraine Hope

  • Thesis Topic: Wanted and Missing People

  • Research Support: ESRC

William Cecconello, M.Sc.

Ph.D. Student, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grand Do Sul (Brazil)

  • Co-advised by Dr. Lilian Stein

  • Thesis Topic: Eyewitness Identification

  • Research Support:

    • National Council for Scientific and Technological Development

    • Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education

Emma Kruisselbrink, B.Sc. (Hons)

M.A. Student, Simon Fraser University

  • Thesis Topic: Social Media and Eyewitness Memory

  • Research Support: SSHRC

Camryn Yuen

B.A. (Hons) Student, Simon Fraser University

  • Thesis Topic: Border Security

Former Lab Members

Dr. Eva Rubínová

  • Ph.D. Student (2015-2020), co-advised by Dr. Hartmut Blank and Dr. James Ost

  • Research Associate (2017-2018)

  • Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Thompson Rivers University

Eva Ribbers, M.Sc.

  • Research Associate (2017-2018)

  • Current Position: Teaching Fellow, University of Portsmouth

© Ryan Fitzgerald, 2020