Global Perspective Institute Inc.

The Global Perspective Institute Inc. was established in 2008 to study and foster holistic human development, through engagement and assessment. Major initiatives of the Global Perspective Institute Inc. include:
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Assessment of Leaders

“Sitting beside rather than standing over” is the guiding principle and approach in leader assessment to foster the development of leaders. “Sitting Beside” Assessment promotes reflection, learning, problem solving, and adaptation. Three guides are available.

For more information about these Guides, contact Larry Braskamp at or at 312.420.1056.

GPI Global Perspective Inventory

The Global Perspective Inventory (GPI) is a web-based assessment of individual experiences and the development of a global perspective. In July 2015, Iowa State University began hosting the GPI under the direction of Dr. Robert Reason, Director of the Research Institute for Studies in Education (RISE). Information about the GPI should be directed to