Dr Christian Jarrett is the author of PERSONOLOGY, Using the Science of Personality Change to Your Advantage, forthcoming from Simon and Schuster.

He is editor of the
Research Digest blog published by the British Psychological Society, and presents their PsychCrunch podcast.

Christian writes a column on personality for BBC Future, a productivity column for, and is an expert panelist for BBC Focus.

Previously he wrote on brain science for New York Magazine, WIRED, and Psychology Today.

Christian’s critically acclaimed books include: Great Myths of the Brain and The Rough Guide to Psychology; and he is editor of 30 Second Psychology which has sold over 100,000 copies.

Christian was profiled in a cover feature for The Listener.

His TED-ED lesson on the psychology of ownership has been viewed over 450,000 times.

Christian’s Literary Agent is Nat Jacks of Inkwell Management, New York.

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