Roy F. Baumeister
Florida State University
Roy F. Baumeister is a social and personality psychologist. He has published over 500 scientific works including 31 books. His research has explored many topics including self and identity, emotion, motivation, cognition, sexuality, aggression and violence, how people find meaning in life, interpersonal bases of behavior, adaptation to culture, self-control, belongingness and rejection, free will, and consciousness.