Arthur Aron

Arthur Aron received his doctoral degree in social psychology from the University of Toronto, conducted post-doctoral research at the University of Paris and University of British Columbia, followed by several university teaching and research positions. Since 1994 he has been on the psychology faculty of the State University of New York at Stony Brook. His research centers on the self-expansion model of motivation cognition in personal relationships, including the neural underpinnings and real-world applications of the model.