Professor Adrian Furnham

Dr. Peter DannDerek Redmond

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Adrian Furnham was educated at the London School of Economics where he obtained a distinction in an MSc Econ. and at Oxford University where he completed a doctorate (D.Phil) in 1981. He has subsequently earned a D.Sc (1991) and D.Litt (1995) degree.

Previously a lecturer in Psychology at Pembroke College, Oxford, he has been a Professor of Psychology at University College London since 1992. He has lectured widely abroad and held scholarships and visiting professorships at, amongst others, the University of New South Wales, the University of the West Indies, the University of Hong Kong and the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He has also been a Visiting Professor of Management at Henley Management College. He has recently been made Adjunct Professor of Management at the Norwegian School of Management (2009). He has written over 1000 scientific papers and 70 books. 

He is on the editorial board of a number of international journals, as well as once being elected President of the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences. He is also a founder director of Applied Behavioural Research Associates (ABRA) - a psychological consultancy - and High Potential Psychology Ltd.

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