Rob Klassen

Rob Klassen


Former affiliation

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Predicting teaching effectiveness; teacher selection; adolescent motivation;
Behavioral indicators (visual attention) of student and teacher engagement

Personal profile

Employment History

2012-date: Professor and Chair, Psychology in Education Research Centre, University of York, UK

2012 - date: Adjunct Full Professor, University of Alberta

2004 - 2012: Assistant (2004), Associate (2008), Full (2012) Professor, Educational Psychology, University of Alberta

1992 - 2004: School Psychologist, Surrey, BC; Fremantle, Western Australia; Kent, England

1988 - 1992: Teacher, Vancouver and Coquitlam, BC (music and French)

Research interests

The psychology of teacher selection

Motivation and emotions in education

Cross-cultural educational psychology

External positions

Adjunct Full Professor, University of Alberta

2012 → …

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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