David DeSteno

Northeastern University professor and author, "The Truth About Trust"

David DeSteno is a professor of psychology at Northeastern University, where he directs the Social Emotions Group. A Fellow of the American Psychological Association and Association for Psychological Science, he is also editor-in-chief of the American Psychological Association's journal Emotion. He earned his Ph.D. from Yale University and has written about his work for publications including the New York Times and Boston Globe. His forthcoming book, The Truth About Trust: How It Determines Success in Life, Love, Learning, and More, will be released in February 2014.