Piercarlo Valdesolo, Ph.D.


Areas of Expertise

Social Psychology


Selected Research and Publications

  • Valdesolo, P. & DeSteno, D.A. (2007). Moral Hypocrisy: Social Groups and the Flexibility of Virtue. Psychological Science, 18 (8), 689-690.
  • Valdesolo, P. & DeSteno, D.A. (2008). The Duality of Virtue: Deconstructing the Moral Hypocrite. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44 (5), 1334-1338.
  • Valdesolo, P., Ouyang, J. & DeSteno, D.A. (2010). The rhythm of joint action: Synchrony promotes cooperative ability. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 46, 693-695.
  • Valdesolo, P. & DeSteno, D.A. (2011) The Virtue in Vice: Short-sightedness in the study of moral emotions. Emotion Review, 3(3), 276-277.
  • Valdesolo, P. & DeSteno, D.A. (2011). Synchrony and the Social Tuning of Compassion. Emotion, 11, 262-266.



Piercarlo Valdesolo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Education: BA Amherst College; MS, PhD Northeastern University
Department: Psychology
Office Hours:
  Tuesday, 01:30PM - 03:00PM
  Thursday, 01:30PM - 03:00PM
Email: pvaldesolo@cmc.edu
Phone: (909) 607-7825
Fax: (909) 621-8419
Address: Seaman Hall 219
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