Bhubaneswar: Mr. Manoj Pradhan, globally known for his path-breaking ‘Four-Step Theory’, took charge as Director of the HSL London on 14th January 2019 Monday, on the first working day after christmas vacation.
Mr. Pradhan is first Non-European to be director of HSL London. His appointment was cleared by the HSL Board in August last year. Listed as one of world’s most original thinker under the of 40, Mr. Pradhan is credited with cutting-edge research in critical thinking, Human intelligence and leadership. Many of his researches and theories are globally acknowledged as path-breaking in the field of Cognitive Science.
Born in the eastern Indian town of Puri in Odisha province, Mr. Pradhan created
his first major work ‘The Slave’ when just 19 years old, challenging the understanding of human thinking. His first paperback ‘The Steps’ will be released in Europe in Autumn 2019.
Mr. Pradhan has been honoured by the United States Dept. of State and conferred with the prestigious Senate Prize and Baijnath Halan Gold Medal. Located in Canary Wharf, London and Summertown, Oxford, the HSL London is a global centre for world-leading research on evolutionary, biological and behaviouralaspect of human species.