Daniel Benkendorf, President

daniel-benkendorf Daniel Benkendorf is a professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) in New York City. His research interests lie at the intersection of consumer behavior, environmental sustainability, and gender. His past work has explored the ways in which outdoor experiences relate to well-being, how pursuit of the muscular ideal in men can have negative environmental implications and how hope can inspire pro-environmental behavior. He teaches conservation psychology, social psychology, and positive psychology courses at FIT.


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