Primary Department
School of Psychology
Academic Staff
Shows Professor Vlad Glaveanu
Phone number: 01 700
Glasnevin Campus
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Academic biography

Vlad Glăveanu, PhD, is Full Professor of psychology in the School of Psychology, Dublin City University, and Professor II at the Centre for the Science of Learning and Technology, University of Bergen. He is the founder and president of the Possibility Studies Network (PSN). His work focuses on creativity, imagination, culture, collaboration, wonder, possibility, and societal challenges. He edited the Palgrave Handbook of Creativity and Culture (2016) and the Oxford Creativity Reader (2018), co-edited the Cambridge Handbook of Creativity Across Domains (2017) and the Oxford Handbook of Imagination and Culture (2017), authored The Possible: A Sociocultural Theory (Oxford University Press, 2020), 

Research interests

Creativity, innovation, imagination, curiosity, wonder, awe, agency, serendipity, utopias and dystopias, anticipation, futures studies, counterfactuals, culture, collaboration, perspective-taking, technology, social media, creative learning, education, possibility studies