Professor of Human Development, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Robert Hughes, Jr. is Professor of Human Development and Family Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He earned his Ph.D. in 1980.
For the past 30 years he has been interested in understanding and helping families who experience transitions due to divorce and other stressful experiences. He is committed to translating scientific knowledge about families into practical ideas to assist parents and children.