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M.A., University of Tennessee, 1980
B.A., Temple University, 1978
Patrick H. Tolan is the Charles S. Robb Professor of Education at the University of Virginia in the Curry School of Education and in the Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences in the School of Medicine.
He is Director Emeritus of the cross-university multidisciplinary center, Youth-Nex: The UVA Center to Promote Effective Youth Development. Tolan championed the Center's mission since inception in 2009 through the summer of 2017, to promote healthy youth development, to enhance the potential of youth as productive citizens and to reduce developmental risk, through focused research, training, and service. Youth-Nex continues as a transdisciplinary, nexus, focusing on the capabilities of young people in connection to health, communities, schools, and relationships engaging over 30 faculty across Grounds.