Emma Seppälä

Emma Seppälä
Science Director and Author

EMMA SEPPÄLÄ, Ph.D, is Science Director of Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education and the author of The Happiness Track (HarperOne, 2016). She is Co-Director of the Yale College Emotional Intelligence Project at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence,  and Faculty Director of the Yale School of Management’s Women’s Leadership Program. She consults with Fortune 500 leaders and employees on building a positive organization. She has spoken at TedX SacramentoTEDx Hayward, and companies like Google, Apple, Facebook, Bain & Co, Ernst & Young, and a United States Congressional Hearing. Her articles have been featured in Harvard Business ReviewThe Washington Post, Business Insider, Psychology TodayFast Company, and Forbes.

A repeat guest on Good Morning America, her work and research have been featured in The New York TimesThe Washington PostThe Chicago TribuneNPR, and several documentary films.

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