"Welcome to the Homepage of Dr. David Matsumoto, Acclaimed Psychologist, Researcher, Author and Judoka"

Dr. David Matsumoto, is a renowned expert in the field of microexpressions, gesture, nonverbal behavior, culture and emotion. He is the director of Humintell, a company that provides training to individuals and organizations in these fields.

Matsumoto is also a Professor of Psychology at San Francisco State University. He is the Founder and Director of SFSU’s Culture and Emotion Research Laboratory, a laboratory that focuses on studies involving culture, emotion, social interaction and communication.  

In 2009, Matsumoto was one of the select few to receive the prestigious Minerva Grant; a $1.9 million grant from the US Department of Defense to examine the role of emotions in ideologically-based groups.

Matsumoto is also the founder and program director of the East Bay Judo Institute in El Cerrito, California.  He holds a 7th degree black belt and well as class "A" Coaching and Referee Licenses. 


Learn more about body language!

Don't miss this rare opportunity to learn from Dr. David Matsumoto in this first-time series, powered by Humintell science!

Each recording is 60 minutes.

Session 1: Reading People: The Big Picture

Session 2: Let's Face It!: The Face and Facial Expressions

Session 3: How about a Thumbs Up? All about Gestures