Sean Esbjörn-Hargens, Ph.D., is an associate professor and founding Chair of the Integral Theory Program at John F. Kennedy University and founding Director of the Integral Research Center. Sean is a leading scholar-practitioner in Integral Theory. He has worked closely with Ken Wilber for a decade operationalizing the integral (AQAL) model in multiple contexts. He is a founding member of Integral Institute and currently serves as its Vice President of Applications and Research. Sean is the most published author applying integral theory to a variety of topics, from sustainable development, education, ecology, research, science and religion, and consciousness studies. Sean has just completed a new book with environmental philosopher Michael Zimmerman titled Integral Ecology: Uniting Multiple Perspectives on the Natural World.