Jordan Peterson is a Canadian clinical psychologist, University Professor, and author. At the University of Toronto, he teaches psychology. As a psychologist, he specializes majorly in abnormal, social, and personality with interest in the psychology of religious and ideological beliefs. Jordan, as an author he has published works like Maps of meaning and 12 Rules for life.
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Early Life & Biography
Peterson was born to Walter and Beverly Peterson, where he was the eldest of three children. His mother was a librarian at the Fairview campus of Grande Prairie Regional College, Walter, on the other hand, was a school teacher. After graduation in Fairview High school, he attended the University of Alberta to complete his bachelor in Psychology.
In 1991, He earned his PhD in clinical psychology at McGill University, where he studied under psychology professor called Robert O. Phil. Throughout his teenage years, he worked for the New Democratic Party.
Peterson was 13 when he was introduced to the writings of George Orwell, Aldous Huxley, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, and Ayn Rand. According to his political view, he characterized himself as a Classic British Liberal and as a traditionalist.
Peterson got married to Tommy Roberts in the year 1989, and they had two children called Mikhaila and Julian. He is a Christian and of white ethnicity. He became a spotlight of numerous media headlines when he refused to use genderless pronouns when he criticized the Canadian government bill openly, and his main intention was to protect individuals such as transgender people from discrimination.
People thought he was Tran’s phobic, but that didn’t stop him from making appearances to talk against postmodernism, political correctness, Marxism, and Feminism in podcasts with more than 60 episodes, which has attracted a large number of listeners and downloads and talk shows. His blog contains an influential recommended reading list that attracts a thousand plus views a day.
Funny enough, he has done several jobs and done services like dishwasher, gas jockery, bartender, short-order cook, and beekeeper, oil derrick bit re tipper, plywood mill laborer and railway line worker. In 2019, he entered a rehabilitation facility after experiencing symptoms of physical withdrawal when he stopped taking Clonazepam, anti-anxiety.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on June12 1962, Jordan Peterson is 58 years old as of today’s date 13th September 2020. His height is 1.8m tall, and his weight is 80 kg.
For three years as from 1991 to 1993, he worked at Douglas Mental Health University Institute, where he served as a post-doctoral fellow. Later on, he started working as an assistant professor at hazard University in Arlington, Massachusetts. In 1998 he returned to Canada in summer, and through his tenure, he had overseen a wide variety of thesis proposals.
Peterson’s first book was published by Routledge in March 1991, and it was called Maps of Meaning and later on self-book called 12 Rules of Belief. Penguin Random House published his Antidote to Chaos in January 2018. He taught mythology to physicians, lawyers, and businessmen and even collaborated to work with Jim Balsillie, a former CEO of Blackberrys Research in motion.
He currently works at the University of Toronto, where he serves as full-time psychology, where he takes part in several areas of study, including religious, social, political, personality, and clinical psychology. He is also a co-writer and has written a couple of academic papers.
He has made appearances on TV programs like The Joe Rogan Experience, Fox and Friends, and Louder with Crowder. In collaboration with his colleagues, he has produced two online programs aiming at helping people understand and improve their psychological and practical functioning.
Awards & Achievements
Peterson has been able to have over 2 million subscribers, and he has been able to publish a hundred plus scientific papers. AT Harvard University, serving as an Associate professor of Psychology, he was nominated for the Levin son Teaching prize.
Net Worth & Salary of Jordan Peterson in 2020
As of September 2020, Peterson’s net worth is estimated as $4 million. He approximately earns more than $80 thousand per month from the Patreon crowdfunding platform. He was boosted in terms of financial wealth when he started his account on the platform Patreon. Currently, he has managed to have more than 6 million Patrons to donate him more than $50 thousand on a monthly basis, and this is in addition to his yearly professional salary ranging to more than $160k.
Peterson is a much-celebrated clinical psychologist from Canada who has made a name both in the medical and social books. He has a huge following his social media platforms, where he never shies away from expressing his views and opinions.