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Gary W. Lewandowski Jr.

Professor of Psychology, Monmouth University

Dr Gary W Lewandowski Jr is author of Stronger than You Think: The 10 Blind Spots that Undermine Your Relationship and How to See Past Them and a Professor at Monmouth University. Dr Lewandowski’s research focuses on the self and relationships, which includes attraction, pick-up lines, relationship maintenance, infidelity, and break-up. His work and expertise has been featured in over 150 media outlets such as: The New York Times, CNN, Ladies Home Journal, Woman’s World, Marie Claire, WebMD, Women’s Health, Self Magazine, Woman’s Day, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Men’s Health, Scientific American Mind, and USA Today. Dr. Lewandowski is also a nationally recognised teacher who was featured in the book, Princeton Review’s: The Best 300 Professors. His articles have been enjoyed by over 5 million readers and his TED talk by 2 million viewers.


  • 2002–present
    Professor, Monmouth University
  • 2022–present
    Chief Love Scientist,


  • 2002 
    Stony Brook University, Ph.D. Social/Health Psychology


Princeton Review's The Best 300 Professors; Monmouth University Distinguished Teacher Award, Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP) Media Prize, Member Society Experimental Social Psychology