Public Engagement

  • Faculty


    Dr. Lynne Davidson is President of the firm Davidson Coaching and Consulting and is Chair of the New York Metro Society of Emotional Intelligence. She is currently on leave as a Full Clinical Professor of Business and Organizational Behavior at New York University in the Division of Applied Studies. She directed program in Organizational Behavior and Change, the largest concentration in the division. Lynne also was a key faculty in the Leadership and Management Studies program.

    Lynne has the unique blend of holding high-level positions in academic institutions, premier corporations, and consulting and coaching to banking institutions, consulting firms, and to the legal and medical professions.  She is renowned for her expertise and results-driven applications.  She uses eclectic and integrative methods in coaching and consulting to instill clients with confidence and high-level competencies. A trusted advisor, she enhances clients’ communication and leadership presence through assessments, video analyses, and other innovative techniques.  She is dynamic, passionate, and inspirational.

    Lynne has coached hundreds of clients and conducted major workshops with clients in Downstate Medical, MetLife, Prudential, NYU Langone Medical Center, Booz Allen, HSBC, Google, and other major organizations. She served as a senior advisor for JPMorgan Chase, Shearman & Sterling, and for Deloitte consulting firm’s CEO Boardroom Presence and Communication program for executives and senior partners.




    Degrees Held:

    B.A., Colby College

    M.A, Ph.D.inSocial Psychology, Post Doctoral in Business , New York University 

    Professional Affiliations:

    President, NY Chapter of the Society of Emotional Intelligence

    President, Davidson Coaching and Consulting

    Affiliate, Tri-State Diiversity Coucil

    Association of Training and Developmen

    International Coaching Federation

    Organizational Development Network, New York

    Metropolitan Psychological  Association

    Performances And Appearances:

    Keynote speaker, moderator, and content spcialist in over 50 nationawide presentations and appearances on radio and TV.

    Research Interests:

    emotional intelligence, neuroscience,  mindfulness, organizational behavior and change, leadership development, women's leadership and advancement, 

    Awards And Honors:

    Two-time recipient of teacher Excellence Award at New York Univerity, Awarded Full Professorship at New York Univesity, Certifications in ESCI personally sponsored by Daniel Goleman, EQi-2.0 certified by MHS, and over 10 certifications in Organizational Change, Organizational Behavior, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, Powerful Coaching and Conversations. 

    Current Courses:

    Exec Coaching Theory & Pract (Fall 2018)