Advisory
Executive
Associate
Fellow

Chief Advisor
Prof. Martin Seligman, Ph.D 
Director of Positive Psychology Centre,
Zellerbach Family Professor of Psychology,
University of Pennsylvania.
The Father of Positive Psychology
Author of Authentic Happiness (Free Press, 2002).
Author of Flourish (Free Press, 2011).

Member of Advisory Board
Prof. Fanny Cheung, Ph.D
Choh-ming Li Professor of Psychology, the Department of Psychology,
Director of Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Co-author of Women at the top: Powerful leaders tell us how to combine work and family
(Wiley-Blackwell, 2008).

Prof. Mihaly Csíkszentmihályi, Ph.
Davidson Professor of Psychology and Management,
The Drucker School, Claremont Graduate University
Author of Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement with Everyday Life (Basic Books, 1997)

Prof. Antonella Delle Fave, M.D.
President of the International Positive Psychology Association
Professor of Psychology, Faculty of Medicine
University of Milan
Author of Dimensions of Well-being, Research and Intervention (Franco Angeli, 2006)

Prof.Barbara Fredrickson, Ph.D
Kenan Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Principal Investigator of the Positive Emotions and Psychophysiology Lab
University of North Carolina
Author of Positivity (Random House, 2011)

Prof. Felicia Huppert, Ph.D
Founding Director of Wellbeing Institute
Professor of Psychology
University of Cambridg
Co-editor of Happiness and well-being (Vols. 1-4) (Routledge, 2011).
Co-editor of The Science of Wellbeing (Oxford University Press, 2005).

Prof. Carol Kauffman, Ph.D
Founding Director of Institute of Coaching, Harvard University
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School.
Hon Vice-President, Society for Coaching Psychology. 
Founding Co-Editor of COACHING: An International Journal of Theory, Research & Practice.

Prof. Lord Richard Layard, Ph.D
Founder and Program Director of Wellbeing Program,
Centre for Economic Performance
Emeritus Professor of Economics
London School of Economics.
Author of Happiness: Lessons from a new science. (Penguin, 2005)

Dr. Alex Linley, Ph.D
Founding Director of the Centre for Applied Positive Psychology
Author of Positive Psychology in Practice (Wiley, 2004)
Author of The Strengths Book (CAPP Press, 2010)

Prof. Sonja Lyubomirsky, Ph.D
Professor of Psychology, University of California
Author of The how of happiness: A scientific approach to getting the life you want (Penguin, 2008)

Senia Maymin, MBA. MPPA
Founder & Editor in Chief, Positive Psychology News Daily
Co-editor of Resilience: How to Navigate Life's Curves (Positive Psychology News, 2009)
Co-editor of Gratitude: How to Appreciate Life's Gifts (Positive Psychology News, 2010)

Prof. James O. Pawelski, Ph.D.
Director of Education and Senior Scholar,
Positive Psychology Centre, 
Founding Director,
Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) Program
University of Pennsylvania.
Executive Director, International Positive Psychology Association.

Prof. Peng Kaiping, Ph.D
Founding chairperson of the Department of Psychology,
Tsinghua University. 
Tenured Professor of Psychology,
University of California, Berkeley.
Co-author of New readings in cultural psychology (Guilford Press, 2007).

Prof. Christopher Peterson, Ph.D
Professor of Psychology, University of Michigan 
Science Director, the VIA Institute on Character
Author of A Primer in Positive Psychology (Oxford University Press, 2006).
Co-author of Character, Strengths and Virtues: A Handbook and Classification (American Psychological Association, 2004)

Prof. John Rust, Ph.D
Director of The Psychometrics Centre,
Director of Research of Department of Social and Developmental Psychology, University of Cambridge.

Dr. Anthony Seldon, Ph.D
Headmaster of Wellington College, United Kingdom
First Director of the Institute of Contemporary British History
Author of An End to Factory Schools: An Education Manifesto 2010-2020 (Centre for Policy Studies, 2010).
Author of Trust: How We Lost it and How to Get it Back (Biteback, 2009).

Board of Directors
Timothy T.C. So 
PhD in Psychology, University of Cambridge
BSsc in Psychology, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Executive Education in PSF Leadership, Harvard Business School
(Profile)

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