Mark Greenbergmark-greenberg

Board of Directors

Mark T. Greenberg holds the Bennett Endowed Chair in Prevention Research in Penn State’s College of Health and Human Development. He is the founding director of the Bennett Prevention Research Center for the Promotion of Human Development. He is one of the authors of the PATHS curriculum, which is used in thousands of schools in more than 20 countries. He is also a senior investigator on numerous national and international research projects including Fast Track, PROSPER, the Family Life Project, REDI, and PATHS to Success. He is the author of more than 300 journal articles and book chapters on developmental psychopathology, well-being, and the effects of prevention efforts on children and families. He received the Research Scientist Award (2002) and the Presidential Award (2012) from the Society for Prevention Research in 2002 and the Society for Child Development Distinguished Contributions to Public Policy for Children Award in 2009. One of his current interests is how to help nurture awareness and compassion in our society. He also chairs CASEL’s Research Advisory Group.