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Elijah Anderson
Professional Summary

Service-oriented executive manager with fifteen years background experience in business development, forensic psycho-physiological assessment in both government and private sectors. Core competencies include entrepreneurial thinking, ethics and diverse cultural awareness as well as excellent communication and time management skills. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency meeting organizational deadlines.

  • Critical Thinking
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Active Listening
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Negotiation
  • Judgment and Decision Making
Staff Lecturer, 01/2014 to Present
The British Polygraph Academy London, UK
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on criminal psychology, physiology, mental counter measures and conduct polygraph exams on diverse cultures.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
  • Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
Adjunct Lecturer, 03/2013 to Present
Argosy University Atlanta Atlanta, GA
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as criminal law, defensive policing, and investigation techniques.
  • Lecture on the psychological principles and techniques of interviewing and interrogation of criminal suspects.
  • Train students on making effective presentations.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom and online discussions.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
Director, 01/2008 to Present
Forensic Psychological Services, LLC Atlanta, Georgia
  • Administer forensic psychometric tests, WASI, WAIS, Bender Gestalt II and WRAT.
  • Administer and score validated technique polygraph exams.
  • Administer fitness for duty employee evaluation, integrity testing, and treatment plans for law enforcement officers.
  • Investigate criminal acts and interview/interrogate criminal  suspects.
  • Make presentation to government ministers on security issues arising out of employee screening.
  • Bid on federal contracts and apply for grants to achieve organizational budgetary goals.
  • Conduct and design security screening policies internationally (Caribbean, Africa, United States and the United Kingdom) for: UK - National Crime Agency (NCA) - Caribbean, Senegal, Ghana and Nigeria.
  • Manage own accounts and projects, working within budget and scheduling requirements.
Federal Contractor, 01/2008 to 05/2014
United States Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Coordinate with or assist law enforcement agencies in matters of mutual concern.
  • Interview job applicants to obtain information on work history, training, education, or job skills.
  • Administer security clearance polygraph examination on select law enforcement officers and recommend whether they should have access to United States government funds or assets.
  • Schedule and administer skill, intelligence, psychological,  drug tests for current and prospective employees requiring access to United States government sponsored training and assets.
  • Review and evaluate applicant qualifications and eligibility for specified jobs within established national security guidelines.
Director/Forensic Polygraph Examiner, 01/2001 to 01/2008
Polygraph and Forensic Solutions Atlanta, Georgia
  • Designed and implemented the current Security Clearance screening procedure utilized in Eastern Caribbean Countries and West Africa- (Mini Mental Status Evaluation/ Polygraph Exam/ Drug Screen)
  • Interviewed and assessed candidates for sensitive governmental jobs.
  • Made presentations and advised senior governmental leaders on the suitability of candidates for training and development in sensitive job functions in the Caribbean and West Africa.
  • Prepared and adhered to yearly budgets proposed for the business.
  • Maintained and designed cloud based database network and website administration.
  • Review or update web page content or links in a timely manner, using appropriate tools.
  • Set up or maintain monitoring tools on web servers or web sites.
Senior Polygraph Examiner, 10/1995 to 12/2001
Ministry of National Security Trinidad and Tobago, WI
  • Conducted validated technique polygraph exams for Trinidad and other Caribbean law enforcement agencies.
  • Conduct investigations and surveillance to ascertain any threats to national security - (Terrorism, Human trafficking and illegal drugs and weapons trafficking).
  • Prepare employee polygraph reports and made recommendation on suitability for confidential jobs.
  • Researched and prepared statistical reports on criminal activities.
Adjunct Lecturer, 01/1997 to 01/1998
National Institute of Higher Education Trinidad and Tobago, WI
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate students on topics proper sales techniques and principles of marketing, and operations management.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative , 06/1994 to 10/1995
Roche Pharmaceutical San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Marketed over ten key products such as: - antibiotics, anti-depressant, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and benzodiazepines.
  • Managed a client base of 250 doctors detailing the company's products.
  • Conducted monthly group presentations to senior doctors and hospital administrators on the use of the company's main products.
  • Confer with company officials to develop methods and procedures to increase sales, expand markets, and promote business.
  • Analyze details of sales territories to assess their growth potential and to set quotas.
  • Attend company sales meetings to exchange product information and coordinate work activities with other departments.
  • Visit retailers, pharmacies, distributors to promote products, gather information and ensure adequate stock levels to meet demand. 
Maintenance Planning Engineer, 09/1990 to 06/1994
Carib Brewery Ltd Trinidad and Tobago, WI
  • Conferred with engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, or provide technical information.
  • Designed, wrote and implemented computer based plant maintenance software program for entire factory.
  • Investigated equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation, and make recommendations to maintenance crew.
  • Negotiated with international and local suppliers for spares and equipment required to meet maintenance plans.
  • Provide feedback to design engineers on customer problems or needs.
  • Set economic order quantities for spare parts for entire plant.
  • Conducted and coordinated yearly inventory stock check of all spares.
  • Directly supervised a staff of 3 persons and monitored maintenance crew of 40 person carrying out planned maintenance schedule.
  • Set maintenance schedules and planned all preventive and routine maintenance to be executed by maintenance staff.
  • Estimate costs and submit bids for engineering, construction, or extraction projects, and prepare contract documents.
Ph.D.: International Psychology - Organizational Development, Jul 2015 Chicago School of Professional Psychology - Chicago, IL
This specialized degree provides a field experience opportunity for students to observe and examine the functioning of organizations and systems in an international setting. Topics include organizational structures, systems, cultures and context, decision-making, program evaluation and monitoring, leadership models, power behaviors, and communication patterns.
Dissertation - De-stigmatizing mental health in developing countries
Expected graduation July, 2016.
Diploma: Hypnotherapy, Jan 2011 American School of Hypnosis - Portland, ME
Master of Arts: Forensic Psychology, Dec 2010 Argosy University - Atlanta, GA
The program provides coursework in forensic psychology for application to law enforcement, legal and organizational consultation, and program analysis. The degree program also emphasizes the development of students who are committed to the ethical provision of quality services to diverse clients and organizations.
Certificate: Mediation / Alternate Dispute Resolution, Mar 2010 Ansley Barton, LLC/ Argosy University - Atlanta, GA
Certificate in Post-Conviction Sex Offender Treatment and Monitoring: Feb 2010 Latin American Polygraph Institute - Bogota, Colombia
Graduate: Polygraph Science and Methodology, Jan 2000 International Academy of Polygraph - Ft. Lauderdale, FL
MBA: International Marketing and Finance, Nov 1997 University of the West Indies, Institute of Business - Trinidad and Tobago, WI
Certificate: Forensic Interviewing and Interrogation, Nov 1996 Royal Canadian Mounted Police College - Ottawa, Canada
Certificate: Basic Security Intelligence, Nov 1996 Ministry of National Security - Trinidad and Tobago
Certificate: Total Quality Management, Apr 1995 University of the West Indies, Institute of Business - Trinidad and Tobago, WI
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry and Zoology, Aug 1990 University of the West Indies - Trinidad and Tobago, WI
American Psychological Association -Student Member since 2012 American Polygraph Association -Full Member since 2002 British European Polygraph Association -Full Member since 2010 American International Association of Hypnosis -Full Member since 2012 American Evaluation Association -Member since 2014 Trinidad and Tobago Psychological Association -Member since 2011
Basic level French (spoken and written) Basic level Spanish (spoken and written)
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Previous Companies:

  • The British Polygraph Academy
  • Argosy University Atlanta
  • Forensic Psychological Services

Previous Job Positions:

  • Staff Lecturer
  • Adjunct Lecturer
  • Director
  • Federal Contractor
  • Forensic Polygraph Examiner


  • Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • American School of Hypnosis
  • Argosy University
  • Ansley Barton, LLC/ Argosy University
  • Latin American Polygraph Institute
  • International Academy of Polygraph
  • University of the West Indies, Institute of Business
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police College
  • Ministry of National Security
  • University of the West Indies

Level of Education:

  • Ph.D.
  • Diploma
  • Master of Arts
  • Certificate
  • Certificate in Post-Conviction Sex Offender Treatment and Monitoring
  • Graduate
  • MBA
  • Bachelor of Science

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