Dr. Gleb Tsipursky

Dr. Gleb Tsipursky, known as the Disaster Avoidance Expert, is passionate about promoting science-based decision-making and emotional and social intelligence to help leaders, organizations, and our society avoid disasters. He researches these topics as a professor at the Ohio State University. A civic activist, Gleb serves as the volunteer President of a nonprofit devoted to popularizing the research on these topics, Intentional Insights.

Businesses, nonprofits, and municipalities frequently hire Gleb as a consultant and speaker. He authored a number of books, most notably the Amazon bestsellers The Truth-Seeker’s Handbook: A Science-Based Guide, and is currently working on The Secrets to Avoiding Disasters: A Science-Based Guide for Leaders and Organizations.

Pieces by him regularly come out in prominent venues such as Time, Scientific American, Psychology Today, The Conversation, Business Insider, Government Executive, Newsweek, Ladders, Lead Change Group, and elsewhere. He has appeared as a guest on network TV in the US, including affiliates of Fox and ABC, and internationally, such as the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, and on US and international radio stations such as NPR, WBAI (New York City), KGO (San Francisco), 700WLW (Cincinnati), KLRD (Dallas), AM980 (Canada).