samedi 8 janvier 2011
Jennifer M. Gidley, PhD, is a psychologist, educator and futures researcher.
Gidley is the elected President of the World Futures Studies Federation (2009–2013). She is a futures studies researcher best known for her work in educational and youth futures, evolution of consciousness (sometimes referred to as spiritual evolution) and global socio-cultural change.
Gidley was lead researcher/author of the winning essay in the IAU/Palgrave International Essay Competition in Higher Education Policy Research. The winning entry was entitled From Access to Success: An Integrated Approach to Quality Higher Education informed by Social Inclusion Theory and Practice and was published in the first 2010 issue of the IAU/Palgrave Journal. She also serves on the editorial boards of several peer-reviewed academic journals.