Jonathan Plucker, Ph.D. is the Julian C. Stanley Endowed Professor of Talent Development at Johns Hopkins University, where he works in the Center for Talented Youth and School of Education. His research examines creativity and intelligence, education policy, and talent development, with over 200 publications to his credit and over $40 million in external funding to support his work. Recent books include Excellence Gaps in Education with Scott Peters (Harvard Ed Press), Intelligence 101 with Amber Esping (Springer), Creativity and Innovation (Prufrock), and Toward a More Perfect Psychology with Matt Makel (APA). He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, Association for Psychological Science, American Educational Research Association, and American Association for the Advancement of Science. Prof. Plucker is the recipient of the 2012 Arnheim Award for Outstanding Achievement from APA and 2013 Distinguished Scholar Award from the National Association for Gifted Children. He is president-elect of NAGC.