Wansu Shin

Wansu began his career as a manager at General Motors (GM) in South Korea and gained national recognition for his innovative platform designs and for founding PENTASTAR. He is a researcher for business practice and a proponent of work/life integration…

Karyn Gunnet-Shoval, Ph.D.

Karyn is on the Faculty of the Langer Mindfulness Institute. She is also a Research Fellow in the Psychology Department, Langer Lab, Harvard University. Karyn has a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Lehigh University and completed her APA-Accredited Doctoral Internship…

Laura Delizonna, Ph.D.

Dr. Laura Delizonna is a positive psychologist who trained with Dr. Langer as a doctoral student. As Chief Learning Officer at Wisdom Labs, she designs and delivers practical, science-based trainings that increase wellbeing and mindfulness ​to transform company culture. ​She is…

Chanmo Park

Chanmo Park is currently a PhD candidate in the psychology department at Harvard University. He also serves as the CEO at the Ellen Langer Institute Asia (Visit ELIA Website) and the LMI in Korea (Visit LMIK Website). Chanmo is a…

Alia Crum, Ph.D.

Dr. Alia Crum is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Stanford University.  She received her PhD from Yale University and BA degree from Harvard University where she was a student in Dr. Langer’s lab.  Dr. Crum’s research focuses on how changes…

Chase Davenport

Chase Davenport brings his years of teaching and research in educational psychology to the Langer Mindfulness Institute. After graduating from Williams College with a B.A. in Psychology and Spanish, Chase spent two years as a Kindergarten teacher through Teach for…

Paula Sager

Paula Sager has a degree in dance from Bennington College, is a certified Alexander Technique teacher and has practiced the Discipline of Authentic Movement for 25 years. Working closely with mentors, Arthur Zajonc and Janet Adler, Paula has conducted research…

Bianca Davoodian

Bianca Davoodian graduated with honors from the University of California at Berkeley with a degree in Psychology.  As a researcher at UCSF and Stanford, she has presented her research at conferences both regionally and internationally.  Her current research project in…

Xenia Savva

Xenia Savva graduated from Harvard College with a degree in Human Evolutionary Biology and a deep interest in Public Health from studying at the University of Havana, Cuba. As a researcher and pre-medical student, she has had a long standing…

Ben Dattner, Ph.D.

Ben Dattner has helped a wide variety of corporate and non-profit organizations become more successful by developing a better understanding of the impact of individual psychology and group dynamics on their performance. His consulting services enable organizations to make better…