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Resident Expert: Psychology and Fandom

Resident Expert: Psychology and Fandom

Ever wonder why some people are such hardcore sports fans? NYU Abu Dhabi Associate Professor of Psychology PJ Henry says one important psychological factor is that all human beings are driven by the need to belong.

PJ Henry, Associate Professor of Psychology, NYUAD

Opening Minds with PJ Henry

NYUAD Associate Professor of Psychology PJ Henry is challenging preconceived notions about psychology. "Most parts of the world think of Freud and therapy, seeing the field as light and fluffy instead of involving data collection, theory, and research," he said.