Scott G. Isaksen Creative Problem Solving Group, Inc., Norwegian School of Management, Norway
Scott G. Isakson (Ed.D. in Curriculum Planning and Instruction)
has more than 38 years of experience studying, teaching, and training in creativity and innovation, since his first formal training in CPS started in 1970 with courses offered by Sid Parnes and Ruth Noller at Buffalo State College. Scott was a participant in the Creative Studies Project (1970-1972) and after graduating, was one of the first to complete a Master of Science in Creative Studies. Early work as a teacher and specialist for the Gifted and Talented allowed him to integrate CPS into the curriculum. Scott joined the faculty of Buffalo State College in 1980, and later became a senior adjunct program associate with the Center for Creative Leadership – providing diverse experience with business organizations. Since the early 1980’s, Scott has worked as a trainer, consultant, and researcher in innovation within organizations.