Sean Forbes

Professor


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Office: 4056 Haley Center

Units: Department of Educational Foundations, Leadership, and Technology

Campus Mail: 4036 Haley Center

Email: forbesa@auburn.edu

Phone: (334) 844-3083


Academic Areas

Educational Psychology

Educational Research, Measurement, and Assessment

Foundations of Education


Education

Ph.D. in Educational Psychology, University of Florida


Professional Experience

2020 - Present

Professor, Auburn University


Research Interests

Dr. Forbes pursues research on the integration of biopsychosocial elements in human experience through his direction of O Grows, a community-university partnership among Opelika City Schools, Food Bank of East Alabama, Keep Opelika Beautiful, and Auburn University with a mission to develop a sustainable community based food system.

Professional Service and Advocacy

Dr. Forbes' current projects open to student participation include: 1) community-based engagement with local food projects, i.e., Opelika Community Garden and Farmers Market, 2) experiential learning for grades 9-12 at a local alternative school, and 3) assessment of physiological foundations of cognition.

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