Which domain or aspect of social life will show the most significant positive societal and/or psychological change in response to the pandemic?Scientists’ responses
What kind of wisdom will people need to capitalize on the positive societal and/or psychological change after the pandemic?Scientists’ responses
Which domain or aspect of social life will show the most significant negative societal and/or psychological change in response to the pandemic?Scientists’ responses
What kind of wisdom will people need to master to overcome major negative societal and/or psychological changes after the pandemic?Scientists’ responses
Michael Ross Cognitive & Social Psychology
Michael Ross, a social psychology faculty member at the University of Waterloo from 1971 – 2011, is now a Distinguished Professor Emeritus.
Roy Baumeister Social Psychology
Roy F. Baumeister is a Professor of Psychology at the University of Queensland.
Roxane Cohen Silver Social Psychology & Health
Roxane Cohen Silver
Roxane Cohen Silver is Professor of Psychological Science, Medicine, and Public Health Associate Director at the University of California, Irvine.
Robert Sternberg Cognitive Psychology
Robert J. Sternberg is a Professor of Human Development at Cornell University and Honorary Professor of Psychology at the University of Heidelberg.
Richard Nisbett Social Psychology
Richard E. Nisbett is the Theodore M. Newcomb Distinguished Professor of social psychology at the University of Michigan.
Harry Reis Social Psychology
Harry Reis is Dean's Professor in Arts, Sciences and Engineering, and Professor of Psychology at the University of Rochester.
Michael Bond Cross-Cultural Psychology
Prof. Bond is a cross-cultural social psychologist with focus on locating Chinese interpersonal processes in a multi-cultural space.
Shinobu Kitayama Culture & Neuroscience
Shinobu Kitayama is the Robert B. Zajonc Collegiate Professor of Psychology at the University of Michigan.
Howard Nusbaum Wisdom & Cognitive Psychology
Howard C. Nusbaum is the Stella M. Rowley Professor of Psychology, a member of the Grossman Institute of Neuroscience, Quantitative Biology, and Human Behaviour, and the current Director of the Chicago Center of Practical Wisdom.
Edouard Machery Philosophy of Science
Edouard Machery is Distinguished Professor in the Department of History and Philosophy of Science and the Director of the Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Pittsburgh.
Wendy Mendes Emotions & Stress
Wendy Berry Mendes is the Sarlo/Ekman endowed Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at UC San Francisco.
Jean Twenge Social Psychology
Jean M. Twenge, Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University.
Paula Niedenthal Emotions & Social Psychology
Paula Niedenthal is a Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
David Dunning Judgment & Decision-making
David Dunning is a social psychologist with a research focus on the psychology underlying human misbelief.
Paul Bloom Developmental & Moral Psychology
Paul Bloom is the Brooks and Suzanne Ragen Professor of Psychology at Yale University.
Valerie Tiberius Philosophy of Virtues & Wellbeing
Valerie Tiberius is the Paul W. Frenzel Chair in Liberal Arts and Professor of Philosophy at the University of Minnesota.
Anand Menon Politics & Foreign Affairs
Anand Menon is Professor of European Politics and Foreign Affairs at King's College London and director of the UK in a Changing Europe initiative.
Michele Gelfand Cultural Psychology
Michele Gelfand is a Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Stephen Stich Philosophy of Mind
Stephen Stich is Board of Governors Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Cognitive Science at Rutgers University.
Dacher Keltner Emotions & Social Psychology
Dacher Keltner is a Professor of Psychology at UC Berkeley and director of the Greater Good Science Center.
Yukiko Uchida Cultural Psychology & Wellbeing
Yukiko Uchida is Professor of Social and Cultural Psychology at the Kokoro Research Center, Kyoto University.
Leaf Van Boven Social & Political Psychology
Leaf Van Boven
Professor Van Boven is a Principal Investigator of the Emotion, Judgment, Decision, and Identity Lab.
Dagomar Degroot Environmental History
Dagomar Degroot is an associate professor of environmental history at Georgetown University and co-founder of the Climate History Network.
Veronica Benet Martinez Cultural Psychology & Personality
Veronica Benet Martinez
Verónica Benet-Martinez is an ICREA Research Professor at Pompeu Fabra University.
Yoshi Kashima Social & Cultural Psychology
Yoshihisa Kashima is Professor of Psychology at the University of Melbourne.
Lisa Feldman Barrett Emotions & Neuroscience
Lisa Feldman Barrett
Lisa Feldman Barrett is a Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Northeastern University in Boston, and past president of Association for Psychological Science.
Ayse Uskul Cultural Psychology
Ayse K. Uskul is a Professor of Social Psychology at the university of Kent and a Fellow of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology.
Barbara Fredrickson Positive Psychology
Barbara L. Fredrickson is a Kenan Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Incheol Choi Cultural & Positive Psychology
Incheol Choi is professor of psychology at Seoul National University and founder of the Center for Happiness Studies at Seoul National University.
Barry Schwartz Social Psychology
Barry Schwartz is an Emeritus Professor of Psychology at Swarthmore College and a visiting Professor at the Haas School of Business at Berkeley.
Douglas Kenrick Evolutionary Psychology
Douglas T. Kenrick is President's Professor of Psychology at Arizona State University
Evgeny Osin Personality & Positive Psychology
Evgeny Osin is an Associate Professor of Psychology and a Deputy Head of the International Laboratory of Positive Psychology of Personality and Motivation at the Higher School of Economics.
Mark Schaller Evolutionary & Social Psychology
Mark Schaller is a Professor of Psychology at the University of British Columbia.
Melody Chao Social Psychology
Melody Chao is an associate Professor at the Department of Management and Associate Director at the Honk Kong University of Science and Technology Business.
James Gross Emotions & Emotion Regulation
James Gross is a Professor of Psychology at Stanford University, where he directs the Psychophysiology Laboratory.
Sohail Inayatullah Forecasting, Political Science
Sohail Inayatullah is the inaugural UNESCO Chair in Future Studies and Professor at Tamkang University, Taiwan.
David Passig Futurism
David Passig is a futurist, lecturer, consultant and best–selling author specializing in technological, social, and geopolitical futures.
Ortwin Renn Risk Governance & Sustainability
Professor Ortwin Renn serves as Scientific Director at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam (Germany).
Theodore Modis Forecasting, Business Analyst
Theodore Modis is a strategic business analyst, futurist, physicist, international consultant and founder of Growth Dynamics.
Nicholas Christakis Sociology & Biosocial Science
Nicholas Christakis, is the Sterling Professor of Social and Natural Science at Yale University.
Laura Carstensen Psychology & Aging
Laura L. Carstensen is the Fairleigh S. Dickinson Jr. Professor in Public Policy and founding director of the Stanford Center on Longevity.
Crystal Park Health Psychology
Crystal L. Park is a Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Connecticut, Storrs. She studies aspects of coping with stressful events.
Eric Kennedy Disaster & Emergency Management
Eric Kennedy is an Assistant Professor of Disaster and Emergency Management at York University.
Daisy Fancourt Psychobiology, Epidemiology
Daisy Fancourt is Associate Professor of Psychobiology & Epidemiology and a Wellcome Research Fellow at University College London.
Paula Pietromonaco Emotions & Social Psychology
Paula R. Pietromonaco is Professor Emerita of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Alex (Sandy) Pentland Computer, Data Science
Alex (Sandy) Pentland
Professor Alex 'Sandy' Pentland directs MIT Connection Science and a Board member of the UN Foundation's Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data.
Ralph Hertwig Judgement & Decision-Making
Ralph Hertwig is the Director of the Center of Adaptive Rationality at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin.
Michael Norton Consumer & Social Psychology
Michael I. Norton is the Harold M. Brierley Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School.
Jeffrey Zacks Cognitive Neuroscience
Jeff Zacks is Professor and Associate Chair of Psychological & Brain Sciences at Washington university, where he studies perception, memory and action in the mind and the brain.
Jennifer Lerner Emotions & Decision-making
Jennifer Lerner is Professor of Public Policy, Management, and Decision Science at the Harvard Kennedy School.
Ying Yi Hong Cultural & Social Psychology
Ying Yi Hong
Ying-yi Hong is Choh-Ming Li Professor of Management in the Business School of Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Katie McLaughlin Clinical Psychology
Dr. Katie McLaughlin is the John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University.
Dilip Jeste Neuropsychiatry
Dilip V. Jeste, M.D. is the Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences at University of California and past president of the APA.
David Rooney Business & Leadership
David Rooney is Honorary Professor of Management and Organisation Studies at Macquarie Business School, Macquarie University.
Monika Ardelt Social Gerontology & Wisdom
Monika Ardelt, Ph.D., is Professor of Sociology at the University of Florida who studies wisdom, wellbeing, spirituality, aging well, and dying well.