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David Griffin

David Griffin
Department of Education
(954) 262-7929
Office: DeSantis 4140


  • Ed.D. - Florida International University - Exceptional Student Education/Research
I am Dr. David Griffin, a full-time faculty member at Nova Southeastern University. I came to NSU in 1996 after working for the Florida Department of Children and Families. As a Psychologist --- I worked directly with exceptional students---conducting Psycho-educational evaluations, developing programs to address inappropriate behaviors, conducting academic training sessions, etc.
I received my Master’s Degree in Experimental Psychology from the State University of New York at Brockport, and Doctorate in Special Education/Research from Florida International University. I am licensed in the State of Florida as a School Psychologist and hold Board Certification in Applied Behavior Analysis. 
I currently teach Graduate and Undergraduate courses at Nova, including:
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Survey of Exceptional Student Education 
  • Educational Assessment of Exceptional Students
  • Classroom Management
Additionally, for 14 years I taught courses for NSU in Jamaica (Kingston, Brown’s Town, Mandeville, and Montego Bay), Freeport, Nassau, and the Turks and Caicos Islands. I was also responsible for teaching Applied Behavior Analysis courses at NSU’s Puerto Rico Campus for 2 years.

Areas of Research

  • Issues relating to behavior/classroom management 
  • Teacher dispositions
  • Job Satisfaction
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