Entries Tagged as 'Professors'

Monday, July 30th, 2012

Sociology Professor Featured in Brandeis Now

Our own Professor, Wendy Cadge, was featured in Brandeis Now in regards to her new book which focuses on the issues of handling  faith behind the scenes in hospitals. “The book takes readers inside major academic medical institutions to explore how today’s doctors and hospitals address prayer, religion and spirituality. From chapels to intensive care […]

Monday, June 11th, 2012

Star Tribune Mentions Brandeis Faculty and Students

In a recent article in the Star Tribune, our own Professor Wendy Cadge, PhD candidate Jennifer Girouard, Laura Olsen, and BA alum Madison Lylerohr were referenced in the story about their article in the Review of Religious Research. The article is Choose compassion, not vitriol for same-sex marriage by David Briggs and you can check […]

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Professor Karen Hansen’s Senior Faculty Leave at the Charles Warren Center at Harvard Spring Semester ’13

Professor and Department Chair Karen V. Hansen will be on sabbatical during the fall semester (’12), and on Senior Faculty Leave during the spring semester (’13). Professor Hansen was one of four professors awarded this newly inaugurated leave at Brandeis. While in residence next year at the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History […]

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

Professor Bruce Link Discusses: Theory and Evidence Concerning Social Conditions as Fundamental Causes of Health Inequalities

Bruce Link is a Professor of Epidemiology and Sociomedical Sciences at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. His interests are centered on topics in psychiatric and social epidemiology. He has written on the connection between socioeconomic status and health, homelessness, violence, stigma, and discrimination. He is the director of the Psychiatric Epidemiology […]

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Great Article in the NY Times about Gloria Steinem


Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Grant to fund research into psychosocial impacts of epilepsy testing: Shostak to interview epilepsy sufferers and their families in depth

As seen on BrandeisNow:     Assistant Professor of Sociology Sara Shostak If you carried a gene that increased your risk of having an epileptic seizure, would you want to know? Do perceptions of stigma and discrimination against people with epilepsy affect interest in genetic testing for the disease? Sara Shostak, assistant professor in the […]

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

Brown Bag Lunch with Professor Ana Villalobos: “Balancing Work and Family” on Friday, March 2nd

The Department of Sociology UDRs present: The Brown Bag Lunch Listen to Professor Ana Villalobos discuss “Blanacing Work and Family” Friday March 2nd, 11:15am-12:15pm in Pearlman 108  

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