Our Director

Anne Hilty, PhD, is a psychologist, researcher, writer and educator, working with individuals, organizations, and institutions. She has been engaged in the promotion of intercultural understanding throughout her career, with field research in 110 countries across 6 continents, numerous public presentations, and extensive publishing on cultural themes.

Parallel to her clinical work and cultural research, Dr Anne has engaged in teaching and education management. In 2017-18 she was the invited Visiting Professor in the Center for International Affairs of Jeju National University (South Korea) and has also been an adjunct professor at Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Hong Kong) and Regis College (Boston), as well as a founding administrator for two English academies in Seoul.

From New York, Dr Anne has lived abroad since January 2005 in several countries across 3 continents. She currently resides in Istanbul.

EWP … promoting global understanding

Dr Anne participating in the annual ceremony to Jeju Island’s creator goddess, Seolmundae Halmang — the first foreigner to do so. (May 2011)