Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto
Jordan Peterson is a professor at the University of Toronto, a clinical psychologist, and author of 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos and Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief. In the 100-plus scientific papers he has published with colleagues and students, he’s explored the modern understanding of creativity and personality. As a Harvard professor, he was nominated for the Levinson Teaching Prize. Peterson’s classroom lectures on mythology and psychology were turned into a TV series on TVO, and his YouTube channel features his university and public lectures, responses to today’s polarizing political crises, and interviews with various thinkers. His online personality programs include UnderstandMyself and Self Authoring Suite.