Tory Higgins is the Stanley Schachter Professor of Psychology, Professor of Business, and Director of the Motivation Science Center at Columbia. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences. He is the author of Beyond Pleasure and Pain: How Motivation Works, and Focus:Use Different Ways of Seeing the World for Success and Influence (with Hiedi Grant Halverson). He gave the University Lecture at Columbia University and received Columbia’s Presidential Award for Outstanding Teaching. He is a member of the Wall of Fame (Society for Personality and Social Psychology) and received the Ambady Award for Mentoring Excellence (Society for Personality and Social Psychology).
Read more on Dr. Higgins’ honoree page.