Susan E. Brandon, Ph.D., is a consultant to industry and the U.S. government on science-based investigative interviewing techniques. She served for eight years as the Research Program Manager for the U.S. government’s High-Value Detainee Interrogation Group (HIG), where she also set up a science-based training program on interviewing techniques. She previously was at the Department of Defense, the National Institutes of Health, and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. She served for 15 years as a faculty member at Yale University. Recent publications include “Science-based interrogations: Eliciting information” (2017, in Investigative Psychology and Offender Profiling), and Science-Based Interviewing (2019).