Senior Director, Student Health and Wellness
Carl Hobert is a graduate of Middlebury College and the Tufts University Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. Fluent in Spanish and French, and author of “Raising Global IQ: Preparing our Students for a Shrinking Planet” (Beacon Press), he worked in independent schools for 25 years (Proctor Academy and Belmont Hill School) before teaching at Boston University, where he directed the Global Literacy Institute. Hobert has also worked in Rwanda since the height of the genocide there in 1994. Along with Dr. Paul Farmer of Partners in Health (PIH), whose focus was on medical reform, Hobert has helped the Rwandan government’s Ministries of Education and Foreign Affairs to improve nursery – grade 12 education, and to create a national, youth-focused conflict resolution program which includes an important counseling component.