Columnists

  • Melanie Kahl

    Melanie Kahl is a design researcher for Perkins+Will's global K12 education practice. She works at the intersection of design and learning, connecting architects and planners to classroom...
  • Todd B Kashdan Ph.D.

    Todd B. Kashdan, Ph.D., is a leading authority on psychological flexibility, happiness, meaning in life, mindfulness, psychological strength development, leadership, stress and anxiety,...
  • Scott Barry Kaufman

    Scientific Director of The Imagination Institute in the Positive Psychology Center at the University of Pennsylvania; Co-Founder, The Creativity Post
  • James C. Kaufman

    James C. Kaufman is a Professor of Psychology at the California State University at San Bernardino, where he is also the director of the Learning Research Institute. Dr. Kaufman has...
  • Dr. KH Kim

    Dr. KH Kim is a Professor of Creativity and Innovation at the College of William & Mary. After being an English teacher in Korea for ten years and upon getting her PhD from the University...
  • Maria Konnikova

    Maria Konnikova is a writer living in New York City, where she works on an assortment of non-fiction and fiction. Her first book, inspired by the “Lessons from Sherlock Holmes” series...
  • Taylor Kreiss

    Specializing in practical philosophy and positive psychology, Taylor Kreiss is a writer on a mission to share the art and science of the good life. He currently works as the director of...
  • Andrea Kuszewski

    Andrea Kuszewski is a cognitive scientist and the Director of Content and research scientist for POTENTIA, a startup that aims to improve psychological and emotional well-being via a...
  • Mike LaBossiere

    I'm a guy from Maine who went to school in Ohio and ended up as a philosophy professor in Florida. In addition to my job as a professional philosopher, I am an avid (some would say...
  • Emilia Lahti

    Emilia Lahti (M.Sc., MAPP) is a positive psychology expert and doctoral student at the Aalto University School of Science and Technology. Her work is focused on understanding how...
  • Patricia Leavy, Ph.D.

    Patricia Leavy, PhD is an independent scholar, novelist and public speaker (formerly Associate Professor of Sociology, Founding Director of Gender Studies and Chairperson of Sociology &...
  • Christine Lee

    Christine Lee is a doctoral candidate in Educational Psychology at the University of Florida. She is currently serving as a cognitive laboratory manager and a research assistant on a NSF...
  • Sylvie Leotin

    Sylvie Leotin is founder and CEO of Tech Atelier, a full-service creative and strategy agency, with a unique art-based approach to its practice. Noted for her multidisciplinary thinking,...
  • Alex Lickerman, MD

    Alex Lickerman is the author of The Undefeated Mind: On the Science of Constructing an Indestructible Self. He is a physician, former assistant professor of medicine and director of...
  • Monica Lopez-Gonzalez, Ph.D.

    Mónica López-González, PhD, Co-Founder and Scientific & Artistic Director of La Petite Noiseuse Productions, is a Cognitive Scientist, Educator, Entrepreneur, Multidisciplinary Artist,...
  • Lottolab

    Lottolab is a blend of science, art, music, education and innovation, focused on understanding and being inspired by the working of human perception.
  • Max Lugavere

    Max Lugavere is the director of an upcoming documentary titled BREAD HEAD, which explores the impact of diet and lifestyle on brain health. He has given talks on the topic at the NY...
  • Dario Maestripieri

    Dario Maestripieri, Ph.D., is a professor of comparative human development, evolutionary biology, and neurobiology at the University of Chicago. He has published over 175 scientific...
  • Riccardo Manzotti, Ph.D.

    Riccardo Manzotti is Assistant Professor of Psychology at the Institute of Human, Language and Environmental Sciences in Milan. He is devoted to the understanding of the nature of the...
  • Thomas Mark

    Thomas Carson Mark holds a PhD in philosophy from Columbia University. He also studied piano in New York with David Bar-Illan and Jeannette Haien. For a number of years he taught...