Professor of Psychology, George Mason University

Dr. Todd Kashdan has published over 185 articles in peer-reviewed journals and is the author of The Upside of Your Dark Side (Hudson Street Press) and Curious? (HarperCollins). His books have been translated into over 15 languages. Dr. Kashdan is Professor of Psychology and Senior Scientist at the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being at George Mason University. He received the American Psychological Association's Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology. He is a scientific advisor of Time, Inc., National Geographic, and Merck. He gives keynotes and workshops to organizations as diverse as the United States Department of Defense, the World Bank, Hormel, General Mills, Gensler, the Gap, and Standard Chartered Bank. His research has been featured in hundreds of media outlets, including multiple articles in the Harvard Business Review, New York Times, and Washington Post.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Psychology, George Mason University, George Mason University

Education

  • 2004 
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology

Honours

American Psychological Association's Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology