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Department of Psychology




Taeko Wachi is a doctoral student of psychology at the University of Cambridge. She is interested in police interviewing, detecting deception, public opinions of the criminal justice system, and offender profiling. Taeko obtained BA and MA in Educational Psychology at the University of Tokyo, Japan. She also completed her MPhil in Criminological Research at the University of Cambridge and MSc in Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Oxford. She also belongs to the National Police Agency of Japan as a forensic psychologist.