Igor Grossmann

For the past decade, I’ve been researching two fascinating topics. The first is understanding what makes up wisdom, beyond intelligence and personality dimensions. The second is exploring how cultures shape cognition, emotion, values, and practices, and the socio-ecological forces behind cultural and psychological change. It’s been an exciting journey, and I’m eager to continue learning more.



"How to Be a Little Wiser" - Fatherly on cultivating wisdom in one's life
"Wisdom Isn’t What You Think It Is" - David Brooks discusses science of wisdom in NY Times
"How to show your project’s worth in social science and humanities research proposals" - University Affairs interview about tips for prospective grant applicants when writing a successful grant proposal in social sciences.
"Science of wisdom featured on ABC radio" - Amanda Vanstone from ABC's "Counterpoint" talks to Igor on the show about his latest AEON article on wisdom.