Bella DePaulo, PhD

Bella DePaulo (Ph.D., Harvard; visiting professor, UC Santa Barbara), an expert on single life, is the author of several books, including “Singled Out: How Singles Are Stereotyped, Stigmatized, and Ignored,” and “Still Live Happily Ever After and Singlism: What It Is, Why It Matters, and How to Stop It.”

She writes the Living Single blog for Psychology Today and has discussed singles and single life on radio and television, including NPR and CNN. Her work has been described in newspapers such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and USA Today, and magazines such as Time, Atlantic, The Week, More, The Nation, Business Week, AARP Magazine, and Newsweek.