Simran Jeet Singh, Ph.D
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Recognized among TIME Magazine's 16 people fighting for a more equal America, Dr. Simran Jeet Singh is Senior Adviser for Equity and Inclusion at YSC Consulting and Visiting Professor at Union Seminary.  He is a regular contributor for multiple outlets, including TIME MagazineThe Washington PostCNN, and Religion New Service. Simran has advanced degrees from Columbia and Harvard, and is a highly sought-out speaker on issues of institutional bias, inclusion, empathy, and justice. He is the author of The Light We Give: The Power of Sikh Wisdom to Transform Your Life (Penguin/Riverhead, 2022) and the best-selling Fauja Singh Keeps Going: The True Story of the Oldest Person to Ever Run a Marathon (Penguin/Kokila, 2020).  Simran can be found on Twitter (@simran) and you can learn more about him at

  • THE LIGHT WE GIVE: The Power of Sikh Wisdom to Transform Your Life
    Penguin/Riverhead, 2022
  • FAUJA SINGH KEEPS GOING: The True Story of The Oldest Person to Ever Run a Marathon, illustrated by Baljinder Kaur
    Penguin/Kokila, 2020