Sheena S. Iyengar

Sheena S. Iyengar

S.T. Lee Professor of Business, Columbia Business School

Sheena S. Iyengar is the inaugural S.T. Lee Professor of Business in the Columbia Business School. She has taught on a wide variety of topics, including leadership, decision making, creativity, innovation, and globalization. Considered one of the world’s leading experts on choice, Dr. Iyengar’s core research focuses on the psychology of choice and decision-making, addressing how humans face challenges in a world where they are inundated with options. Her research regularly appears in premier academic journals and her book, “The Art of Choosing,” received one of the six Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Books of the Year 2010 awards, and was ranked #3 on the Amazon.com Best Business and Investing Books of 2010. Dr. Iyengar received the Presidential Early Career Award in 2002. Her TED Talks have received over five million views and her research informs markets, businesses, and people all over the world.