Nick Haslam is Professor of Psychology at the University of Melbourne. Nick's research interests are in the fields of personality, social psychology and psychiatric classification, and he has published 9 books and more than 200 articles or book chapters in these and related areas. Nick contributes regularly to The Conversation and Australian Book Review, and he has also written for The Monthly, The Guardian, The Washington Post, The Australian and two Best Australian Science Writing anthologies. Nick is a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia and of the Association for Psychological Science. In the university he is a leader in the social psychology group, co-director of the mental health PhD program, and director of the Researchers for Asylum Seekers group. In the recent past he has been a member of the ARC College of Experts, Head of the School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Melbourne, and President of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists.