David R. Dupper, Ph.D. is a professor at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville College of Social Work.
He is interested in enhancing the educational success of students who are at-risk of school failure by focusing on factors that contribute to school exclusion. He’s written two books, numerous book chapters and many papers on topics including school violence, bullying, school discipline and at-risk students. He is currently interested in evaluating the effectiveness of an empathy training program for undergraduate social work students that incorporates mindfulness practices.
College of Social Work
1618 Cumberland Ave.
402 Henson Hall
Knoxville, TN 37996-3333
Phone: (865) 974-6693
Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 | 865-974-1000
The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System