Michael Slepian is an assistant professor in the management division of Columbia Business School. He studies the psychological effects of secrecy, the development and formation of trust, and deception detection. He has authored more than 40 articles on these topics, and his research has been been covered widely in the media including in The New York Times, The Atlantic, BBC, NPR, The New Yorker, New York Magazine, The Economist, Scientific American, and The Wall Street Journal. He is a 2016 recipient of the APS Rising Star Award, which recognizes early career psychological scientists whose innovative work has already advanced the field, and has received funding from the National Science Foundation for his work on how we judge the trustworthiness of others.

Michael Slepian
Assistant Professor
Columbia Business School