Dra. Heidi Grant

Social psychologist; Expert in Leadership Sciences; Director of Research and Development at EY Americas Learning; Best-selling book author

Dr. Heidi Grant is a social psychologist who researches, writes, and speaks on the science of leadership. She is Director of Research and Development for EY Americas Learning and Associate Director of the Center for Motivational Sciences at Columbia University. Often named by Thinkers50 as one of the most influential global management thinkers, Dr. Grant is also a contributor to Harvard Business Review, 99u, Fast Company, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, The Huffington Post, Psychology Today, and has been featured with frequently on CBS This Morning. In addition to her work as the author and co-editor of the prestigious academic book «The Psychology of Goals,» she has authored articles in the most prestigious journals in her field and has received numerous grants from the National Science Foundation for her research on goals and achievements. She is also the author of many best-selling books, including her most recent release, «Reinforcements: How to Get People to Help You.»