Dr. Dean Radin, Ph.D.


Is Chief Scientist at the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS) and Associated Distinguished Professor of Integral and Transpersonal Psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS). His original career track was headed toward being a concert violinist, but after earning two degrees in electrical engineering and a doctorate in psychology (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), he ended up working as a scientist at AT&T Bell Laboratories, Princeton University, SRI International, and since 2001, at IONS.

He is author or coauthor of hundreds of scientific, technical, and popular articles, nearly four dozen book chapters, and four popular books including the award-winning and bestselling The Conscious Universe (HarperOne, 1997), Entangled Minds (Simon & Schuster, 2006), a 2014 Silver Nautilus Book Award, Supernormal (Random House, 2013), and Real Magic (Penguin Random House, 2018). These books have been translated into 14 foreign languages, so far. He has given over 400 interviews and talks, including presentations at Harvard, Stanford, Cambridge, Princeton, Virginia Tech, the Sorbonne, for industries including Google, Johnson & Johnson, and Rabobank, and for organizations in the US including US Navy, DARPA, and the National Academy of Sciences, and at venues throughout Europe, India, Malaysia, and Australia.