Josh Davis is the director of research and lead professor for the NeuroLeadership Institute. He guides the institute’s work in translating basic science research for business and leadership use, and drives strategy for new research content. He lectures frequently at the NeuroLeadership Institute and at conferences and organizational events worldwide. He received a bachelor’s degree from Brown University and a PhD from Columbia University. His career began in engineering; from there, he made the transition to academic teaching and research on the mind and brain. He has received funding from the National Science Foundation, and has taught at New York University, Columbia University, and Barnard College. His written work on management and productivity has appeared in
Harvard Business Review, P
eople & Strategy,
Huffington Post, the
NeuroLeadership Journal—which he co-edits—and
Psychology Today. He is the author of the book
Two Awesome Hours: Science-Based Strategies to Harness Your Best Time and Get Your Most Important Work Done.