Education and Behavioral Sciences
Ward is internationally known for his pioneering research on the study of expertise, accelerated learning and training. He has attracted approximately $3 million in grant funding throughout his career, published over 100 scientific papers, and presented numerous invited lectures worldwide. He recently co-authored a Psychology Press book, Accelerated Expertise ,and is the lead editor for an upcoming Oxford University Press volume: The Oxford Handbook of Expertise. His research has been featured in the mainstream media including NPR talk radio, Nature Online, BBC, and ESPN magazine.