George Sugai, PhD

Education Discipline Coordinator

Education & Employment:
George Sugai is Carole J. Neag Endowed Professor in Special Education in the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut with expertise in behavior analysis, classroom and behavior management, school-wide discipline, function-based behavior support, school-wide positive behavior supports, and educating students with behavioral disorders. George is currently co-director (with Rob Horner and Tim Lewis) of the Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports at the University of Connecticut and University of Oregon, and Director of the Center on Behavioral Education and Research in the Neag School of Education. He conducts applied school and classroom research and works with schools to translate research into practice, especially at the school-wide, district, and state levels. Previously, he has been a teacher in the public schools, treatment director in a residential program, and program administrator.

Photo: Dr. George Sugai
Contact Information
Mailing AddressCenter for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities | UConn Health
Office Location263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 | MC 6222