SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL WELFARE
VISION: The Sociology and Social Welfare Division supports a vision of a just society.
MISSION: Our division fosters the interdisciplinary connection between sociology and social work - praxis. We promote theory-informed, applied scholarship on social institutions, and processes. Our mission is to aid understanding, and also to speed remedy of inequality, exclusion, and oppression through research-based policy intervention.
Division mission statement reviewed in November 2022 by William D. Cabin, New York University Silver School of Social Work, Sociology and Social Welfare Division Chair, 2022-2024 and Greer Ayanna Hamilton, Boston University, Sociology and Social Welfare Division Co-Chair, 2021-2023. No edits were made. Division mission statement edited in January 2020 by Ethan J. Evans, California State University, Sociology and Social Welfare Division Chair, 2019-2021.
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