Scott Seider

Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Education

Scott Seider focuses his research on the civic development of adolescents and emerging adults. He also serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Adolescent Research and as a contributing editor for the Journal of College & Character.

Seider is a former high school English teacher in the Westwood, Massachusetts and Boston Public Schools. His research has been published in scholarly journals such as the Journal of Higher Education and Youth & Society as well as practitioner journals such as Educational Leadership and Edutopia. He is also the author of Shelter: Where Harvard Meets the Homeless (Continuum, 2010).

Hear from Scott Seider in Character Compass: How Powerful School Culture Can Point Students Toward Success.