Michael Reichert

Michael Reichert, Ph.D., is the Executive Director of the Center for the Study of Boys’ and Girls’ Lives. For the past 25 years, Dr. Reichert has maintained a clinical and consulting practice that specializes in the study of families and males. Dr. Reichert’s research interests include the impact of gender curricula on boys' and girls’ lives, the social dimensions of learning, development of emotional intelligence and leadership, moral development, developmental trajectories toward violence, and programming for democracy and sanctuary in schools. He authored Reaching Boys, Teaching Boys (Jossey-Bass, 2010) and Bearing Witness: Violence and Collective Responsibility (Routledge, 1998). Dr. Reichert is also the author of the forthcoming book, The New Boyhood; The Power of Connections to Build Good Men (Tarcher Perigee/Penguin Random House, 2018).