Dr. Joseph Cesario is professor of Psychology at Michigan State University. He studies social cognition and decision-making.

Recent topics of study include police use of deadly force and computational modeling of fast decisions.

Dr. Cesario is dedicated to reform in the practice, reporting, and publication of psychological science. He is co-founding editor of Comprehensive Results in Social Psychology, the field's first peer-review preregistration journal. CRSP is the #1 ranked journal in social/personality psychology and the #4 ranked journal in all ranked scientific journals on Transparency & Openness as ranked by the Center for Open Science.