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Jeanne Nakamura, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in the
Division of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences at Claremont Graduate
University. She received her B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of
Chicago. She co-directs the positive psychology concentration and the
Quality of Life Research Center, and is a member of the board of the International Positive Psychology Association.
She helped direct the Good Work Project, a series of studies of
excellence and social responsibility in professional life. She has
investigated positive psychology in a developmental context, including
engagement and creativity, mentoring and good work, and aging well. Her
current writing and research address motivation and engagement in
adulthood, the formative influences of mentoring and the formation of
good mentors, and social innovation after 60 as a model for positive
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