New York City
Ty Tashiro is the author of Awkward: The Science of Why We’re Socially Awkward and Why That’s Awesome and The Science of Happily Ever After. His work has been featured in The New York Times and The Atlantic and on NPR and VICE.
He received his PhD in psychology from the University of Minnesota, has been an award-winning professor at the University of Maryland and the University of Colorado and has addressed TED@NYC, TEDx - Nashville and Harvard Business School. He lives in New York City.