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Adam M. Grant

Professor, Wharton School of Business


Dr. Adam Grant is Wharton's top-rated professor and a leading expert on work motivation, culture, and collaboration. He is the New York Times bestselling author of two books that have been translated into 35 languages. Give and Take was featured in Oprah's riveting reads and Harvard Business Review's ideas that shaped management,  and Originals was a #1 national bestseller on championing new ideas and fighting groupthink praised by J.J.  Abrams, Richard Branson, Malcolm Gladwell, and Sheryl Sandberg. Adam has been recognized as one of the  world's 25 most influential management thinkers and one of Fortune's 40 under 40. He has earned distinguished  scientific contribution awards from the American Psychological Association and the National Science Foundation.  His speaking audiences range from TED to the World Economic Forum and his consulting clients include  Facebook, Google, the NBA, Merck, Goldman Sachs, and the U.S. Army and Navy. Adam received his B.A. from  Harvard and his Ph.D. in organizational psychology from the University of Michigan. He is a former junior Olympic springboard diver.