Christian Jarrett

Dr Christian Jarrett is a psychologist turned writer. He’s the creator and editor of the British Psychological Society’s award-winning Research Digest blog; staff writer on their house magazine The Psychologist; he writes a monthly blog for Psychology Today; and a monthly column for 99U, the New York-based creativity think tank. He’s author of The Rough Guide To Psychology and currently writing Great Myths of the Brain, to be published by Wiley-Blackwell. He was editor and lead author of 30-Second Psychology; co-author of This Book Has Issues, Adventures in Popular Psychology; and he contributed to 30-Second Theories and Mind Hacks. Christian’s writing has also appeared in The Times, The Guardian, New Scientist, BBC Focus, Psychologies, Wired UK, Outdoor Fitness, and many other outlets.