Board Chair


Trained in the natural sciences at Harvard, Cornell, and Oxford, Barnaby Marsh has helped to create pioneering scientific work in the areas of creativity, imagination, virtue, complexity, positive psychology, and human genius. He has used his expertise to encourage philanthropists and foundations to fund hundreds of new scientific projects at leading universities, worldwide.

• Evolutionary Biology
• Adaptive Dynamics
• Behavioral Economics
• Complex Systems

Barnaby is currently working on a number of projects, including a project aimed at expanding human awareness and the knowledge of knowledge. He believes that we are at the dawn of a new era of dialogue between science and wisdom traditions.

• Knowledge of Knowledge


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