Daniel Todd Gilbert (born November 5, 1957) is Professor of Psychology at Harvard University. He is a social psychologist known for his research (with Timothy Wilson of the University of Virginia) on affective forecasting, with a special emphasis on cognitive biases such as the impact bias. He is the author of the international bestseller Stumbling on Happiness, which has been translated into more than 25 languages and which won the 2007 Royal Society Prizes for Science Books.
10.04.2012 [Evanston Now] - Kicking off a new Symposium on Mind and Society, best-selling authorDanielGilbert, a professor of psychology at Harvard University, will deliver a free public lecture at Northwestern University in Evanston April 19 on the topic of “Happiness: What
11.04.2012 [Fast Company] - A study coauthored by Harvard psychologist DanielGilbert estimated that nearly half of the average person's time was spent “mind wandering.” The good news is that even a minor increase in your capacity for presence can have a major effect on those
23.12.2010 by Kristin In the fascinating book Stumbling On Happiness, authorDanielGilbert, a Harvard psychologist, demonstrates that while we think we know what we want—what will make us happiest—most of those predictions are actually tricks of the mind. ...