David Markowitz

David Markowitz


  • B.S., Cornell University

Research Interests

Deception, Psycholinguistics, Computer-mediated communication, Interpersonal communication

Selected Publications

  • Markowitz, D. M., & Hancock, J. T. (2014). Linguistic traces of a scientific fraud: The case of Diederik Stapel. PLoS ONE, 9, e105937. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0105937
  • Larrimore, L. Jiang, L., Larrimore, J. Markowitz, D., & Gorski, S. (2011). Peer to peer lending: The relationship between language features, trustworthiness, and persuasion success. Journal of Applied Communication Research39(1), 19-37.

Conference Involvement

  • Liu, X., Hancock, J.T., Zhang, G., Xu, R., Markowitz, D. & Bazarova, N. (2012). Exploring Linguistic Features for Deception Detection in Unstructured Text. Proceedings, Forty-Fifth Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS45).
  • Markowitz, D., Hancock, J. T., & Bazarova, N. (2011). The language of presidential lies: How words can reflect lies about war, personal scandal, and state secrets. Paper presented at the 97th Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association, New Orleans, LA.
  • Larrimore, L. Jiang, L., Gorski, S., Markowitz, D., Zhao, J., Canlas, K.A. (2009). Making an offer they can't refuse: How borrower language in peer-to-peer lending impacts funding. Paper presented at the 59th Annual Conference of International Communication Association, May 21-25, Chicago. Top 3 Student Paper.