Prof. Emmanuel Grupper

Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Academic Director of the School of Education and Society on the Haifa Campus


Prof. Emmanuel Grupper is a world-renowned expert in the fields of education and care for children and adolescents in internal and external settings. Since 2018 he has served as the president of the International Boarding Education Organization FICE. Previously, Prof. Grupper served as Director of the Department of Boarding Education at the Ministry of Education and at the same time as a lecturer and head of the program for the promotion and treatment of at-risk youth at Beit Berl Academic College. Prof. Grupper was the Organizer and Chairman of a large international conference for boarding school educators from around the world held at the Ono Academic College at the end of October 2019.


Faculty of Education at the University of Haifa

Teaching Areas

Head of Focus for At-Risk Youth, Informal Education, Various Courses Related to Youth at Risk Including Focus Seminar, Research Literacy-Qualitative Research Methods and Applying Changes in Organizations

Research interests

Boarding education and care, youth at risk, specialization and professional identity of youth workers