Timothy R. Levine, PhD

Vita                Bio                Deception (newer stuff here)


Department of Communication          

Michigan State University 

East Lansing, MI 48824-1212



Welcome to my web page. I’m Tim.


Student, consulting, and media inquiries are welcome. E-mail: levinet@msu.edu


I do training for attorneys, law enforcement, and security/intelligence professionals among others

on the topics of deception detection, interpersonal communication skills, credibility enhancement, and persuasion/influence.


Please e-mail me for articles reprints (or see links to selected works).


My research interests include:

Deception, Deception Detection, Credibility Assessment and Enhancement, & Educing Information

Interpersonal Communication

Persuasion, Social Influence, & Compliance-gaining

Communication in Social and Personal Relationships

Culture & Communication

Scale Construction & Measurement Validation

Statistical Conclusions Validity



What’s New with Tim?


Interested in my work? Here are some selected works


✔Some other random things 


Last updated January, 2012.