Peter Salovey

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"Peter Salovey is the Chris Argyris Professor of Psychology. From October 2008 to January 2013, he served as Yale University provost; in November 2012 he was announced as the University’s next president. He will take office on July 1, 2013, succeeding the current president, Richard C. Levin, who has announced his intention to step down on June 30, 2013.... Salovey has authored or edited thirteen books translated into eleven languages and published more than 350 journal articles and essays, focused primarily on human emotion and health behavior. With John D. Mayer, he developed a broad framework called “Emotional Intelligence,” the theory that just as people have a wide range of intellectual abilities, they also have a wide range of measurable emotional skills that profoundly affect their thinking and action..."[1]


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  1. yale Peter Salovey, organizational web page, accessed June 14, 2013.