Robert   Roeser 

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Bennett Pierce Professor of Caring and Compassion and Professor of Human Development and Family Studies

Contact Information

111 HHD Building
University Park PA 16801

814-863-7005

rwr15@psu.edu

Research Interests

Contemplative practices (e.g., mindfulness, compassion) in education for staff and students; Schools as central cultural contexts for child and adolescent academic and social-emotional development; School reform and professional development; India, globalization and adolescent development.

Education

PhD, Education and Psychology

Center Affiliations

  • Prevention Research Center for the Promotion of Human Development

Strategic Themes

  • Human Development
  • Domains of Health and Behavior
  • Contexts and Social Institutions