Famous INTP Types

albert einstein

Albert Einstein

German Theoretical Physicist who Developed the Theory of General Relativity

carl jung

Carl Jung

Swiss Psychiatrist & Founder of Analytical Psychology

abraham lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

16th President of the United States

INTP

    • Introversion
      • Intutition
        • Thinking
          • Perceiving

COMMON WORK RELATED STRENGTHS

  • Eagerness to think "outside of the box"
  • Ability to understand very complex and highly abstract ideas
  • Great creative problem-solving skills
  • Courage to take risks, try new things, and overcome obstacles
  • Ability to anaylze things locically, even under stress
  • Drive to continually increase one's knowledge
  • Ability to address issues without taking them personally
  • Ability to see the "big picture" and implications of actions and ideas

COMMON WORK RELATED WEAKNESSES

  • Tendency to be unorganized
  • Overconfidence resulting in misreperesentation of abilities
  • Impatience with unimaginative or incompetent people
  • Dislike of doing things in a traditional or established manner
  • Tendency to lose interest in projects once the problem has been solved
  • Difficulty communicating complex ideas simply
  • Dislike of doing repetitive tasks
  • Impatience with structures and people who are too rigid

CAREER MATCHES

  • Artist
  • Actor
  • Architect
  • Archaeologist
  • Agent
  • Consultant
  • Computer Specialist
  • Computer Animator
  • Computer Programmer
  • Computer Software Developer
  • Engineer
  • Economist
  • Forestry/Park Ranger
  • Financial Planner
  • Historian
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Investigator
  • Investment Banker
  • Inventor
  • Interpreter/Translator
  • Judge
  • Legal Mediator
  • Lawyer/Attorney
  • Mathematician
  • Musician
  • Marketer
  • Network Specialist
  • Psychologist
  • Psychiatrist
  • Project Manager
  • Photographer
  • Researcher
  • Systems Analyst
  • Scientist
  • Strategic Planner
  • Technical Writer
  • Teacher/Professor
  • Web Site Designer