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Robert Enright

Social science study of forgiveness

Professor, educational psychology School of Education Work: 608-222-0241 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Psychology of forgiveness
  • Forgiveness education (currently in Belfast, Galilee, and Taiwan)
  • Forgiveness therapy


  • Hilldale Award at UW-Madison for excellence in research, teaching and public service, 2007
  • Author, "Forgiveness Is a Choice," "Forgiveness Therapy," "The Forgiving Life," "8 Keys to Forgiveness"
  • UW-Madison Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award, 1987
  • WARF Named Professorship for campus-wide recognition of excellence in research, teaching, and service, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2020
  • Expanded Reason Award, international award for the integration of science and philosophy and/or theology from the Universidad Francisco de Vitoria in Madrid, Spain