Peter J. Alter

Peter Alter

is an Assistant Professor at the University of Louisville. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Florida. Peter has published multiple journal articles and book chapters and conducted over 50 regional, national and international presentations on classroom intervention strategies and behavior supports. He is the current co-editor of the professional journal Beyond Behavior. Prior to earning his doctorate, Peter spent 10 years working with students with challenging behavior, including six years in Florida public schools as a teacher of students with emotional and behavioral disorders in self-contained settings. He was the winner of the 2006 Carl Fenichel Memorial Research Award for the outstanding dissertation in the area of behavior disorders.