Photo: US State Department In his new book, Mindwise: How We Understand What Others Think, Believe, Feel, and Want, Nicholas Epley, a psychologist at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, explores the power of our “sixth sense,” as he calls it — our ability to infer what’s going on in another’s mind, what […]
About Nicholas Epley
Nicholas Epley is the John T. Keller Professor of Behavioral Science at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. His research focuses on the experimental study of social cognition, perspective taking, and intuitive human judgment. He has written for The New York Times, and over 50 articles in two dozen journals in his field. He was named a “professor to watch” by the Financial Times, is the winner of the 2008 Theoretical Innovation Prize from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, and was awarded the 2011 Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology from the American Psychological Association. He lives in Chicago.