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Joel Meyers

Professor    Director, Center for School Safety, School Climate and Classroom Management    

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 1971
B.A., Wetern Reserve University, 1966


Primary prevention of learning and adjustment problems
School-based consultation and pre-referral intervention strategies
Prevention of school violence and school dropouts
School reform


Joel Meyers is a professor in the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services and is director of the Center for School Safety, School Climate and Classroom Management. He also serves as director of Project Drop Out and Violence Elimination (DOVE) and director of the College of Education & Human Development’s school psychology program both for M.Ed./Ed.S. and Ph.D. Meyers previously served as president of American Psychological Association Division 16 and has served as the editor of the Journal of School Psychology.