about:: Our People
Back to Our People

Susan H. Magsamen

Susan H. Magsamen is a learning sciences and implementation expert with a focus on the arts.  She has created social impact programs and products for private and public sector ranging from birth to aging adult populations.  Susan has over 35 years of experience bringing academic research to practice to maximize learning, health and wellness through scalable initiatives.  Susan serves as the Executive Director and co-founder of the International Arts and Mind Lab (IAM Lab), Brain Science Institute (BSi) at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The International Arts + Mind Lab, a multidisciplinary research-to-practice initiative accelerating the field of neuroaesthetics.  Additionally, she is the Senior Advisor to the Science of Learning Institute (SOL). The SOL supports research and application that seeks to understand learning at all levels.