Lusting, Loving, and Leaving is a column in which featured SofR contributor Dr. Justin J. Lehmiller explores the scientific basis of sexual attraction, committed relationships, and breakup.
Justin received his Ph.D. in Social Psychology from Purdue University and currently teaches in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University. He researches topics including secret romances, sexual orientation, and friends with benefits. Justin’s work is frequently published in leading journals on sex and relationships, including the Journal of Sex Research, the Journal of Marriage and Family, and Personal Relationships.
In Lusting, Loving, and Leaving, Justin will dispel common myths and misconceptions about sexuality and relationships, as well as answer your questions on these topics by drawing upon the latest scientific research. So, if there’s anything you’ve ever wanted to know (or have been afraid to ask), here’s your opportunity!