Bennett Pierce Professor of Compassion and Caring, and Professor, HDFS
Rob is the College’s first Bennett Pierce Professor of Caring and Compassion and leader of the Prevention Research Center’s empathy awareness and compassion program. Rob also coordinates the center’s annual compassion lecture. His interests include 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; and India, globalization and adolescent development.
By – Edna Bennet Pierce Prevention Research Center