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meet Steve Carter

Chief Scientist

Dr. Steve Carter was part of the original team that developed the eHarmony business model from research concept to enterprise. As Chief Scientist, Dr. Carter leads the world-class team of data scientists and engineers responsible for the development, testing, implementation, validation and ongoing improvement of the algorithms and technology which power the eHarmony service.

Prior to joining eHarmony, Dr. Carter conducted research on life-span development and complex problem solving at the University of Southern California, where he received his Ph.D. in psychology. Dr. Carter is a native of Northern California, received his BA in psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and currently resides in Pasadena with his lovely wife, twin boys, and two cats.