The Foundations of NeuroLeadership Course: An Interview with Dr. Michaela Simpson 

Foundations of NeuroLeadership is a unique, online certificate program designed specifically to help you understand the neuroscience behind how we make decisions, regulate our emotions, collaborate with others, and facilitate change.

In this upcoming webinar, you'll meet the lead professor for the upcoming Foundations of Neuroleadership certificate program, Dr. Michaela Simpson. Dr. Simpson will share her background and experience in neuroscience and answer questions about her research as it applies to the certificate program.

This event is free and open to the public. It is perfect for everyone registered for the upcoming Foundations in NeuroLeadership program that kicks off June 29, 2020, anyone interested in learning more about the upcoming program, and anyone passionate about neuroscience and its applications in organisations.

Meet Dr. Michaela Simpson

10 June, 2020
10:00 am Sydney/Melbourne/Brisbane

8:00am Singapore/Hong Kong



Dr. Michaela Simpson 
Senior Scientist, The NeuroLeadership Institute

Michaela Simpson, Ph.D., is a Senior Scientist at the NeuroLeadership Institute, where she translates social and neuroscience research to organisational challenges; creates science-informed learning solutions to those challenges, including research summaries and journal articles; and serves as a subject matter expert on topics such as growth mindset, speaking up in the face of questionable behaviour, and power dynamics in organisations.


Jeff Knibb

Engagement Manager and Implementation Consultant, APAC

Jeff has 20 years experience in consulting, communications and marketing and is a leading practitioner of the use of neuroscience to improve organisational performance, specialising in diversity and inclusion, performance and culture change.

As a trusted adviser, Jeff translates business visions and objectives into practical, evidence-based strategies that bring positive change and optimise business processes.

He has worked on enterprise wide change projects for Qantas, KPMG, DBS, Nufarm, Origin Energy, and the Australian Government. Jeff has also previously worked in media and communications for brands such as Vodafone, Sony, and Hyundai. 

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The Certificate in the Foundations of NeuroLeadership is an online program offered by the NeuroLeadership Institute. We are an approved recertification provider for the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). The Foundations of NeuroLeadership program is approved for 60 professional development credits (PDCs).