Pamela Meyer is author of the bestselling book Liespotting: Proven Techniques to Detect Deception. She holds an MBA from Harvard, a master’s degree in Public Policy from Claremont Graduate School, and is a Certiﬁed Fraud Examiner.
Pamela is uniquely equipped with years of business savvy as well as extensive training in advanced interviewing and interrogation techniques, facial micro-expression reading, body language interpretation, statement analysis, facial action coding systems, and behavior elicitation techniques.
For the book Liespotting, she worked with a team of researchers over several years and completed a comprehensive survey of all of the published research on deception detection. The most interesting highlights from the research survey are included in the book, while additional new ﬁndings are regularly featured on her blog.
Pamela’s work and her BASIC method for detecting deception have been featured in Business Week, The New York Post, The Washington Post, Forbes, The Hufﬁngton Post, ABC News, Fox Radio, and several syndicated radio and television programs.
Pamela’s TED Global talk, How To Spot a Liar, has become a worldwide sensation, translated into over 30 languages, viewed by several million viewers, and embedded in over 4000 websites. She was recently top-ranked on Business Insider’s list of ” Smart Thinkers Everyone Should Follow” on Twitter.
Pamela is founder and CEO of Calibrate, a leading provider of deception detection and insider threat mitigation training. She and her family reside in Washington, DC.