Frank C. Worrell, Ph.D.

Frank C. Worrell, Ph.D., is a professor of School Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, and an affiliate professor in Personality and Social Psychology. His areas of expertise include talent development, at-risk youth, cultural identities, scale development, teacher effectiveness, and the translation of psychological research findings into practice. A member-at-large of the Board of Directors of APA from 2016 to 2018, Dr. Worrell is a fellow of the Association for Psychological Science, the American Educational Research Association, and five divisions of APA, as well as a former editor of Review of Educational Research. Dr. Worrell is a recipient of the Distinguished Scholar Award from NAGC, the Distinguished Contributions to Research Award from APA’s Division 45 (Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, and Race), and the Outstanding International Psychologist Award from Division 52 (International Psychology). He is an elected member of the Society for the Study of School Psychology and the National Academy of Education.