Research in Action

As part of the ActionSP2 initiative, SP2 presents a faculty speaker series during the 2017-2018 academic year. All talks are from 12pm-1:30pm in the Caster Building D26/D27.

Fall 2017

September 13
“Culture and Social Wellbeing in NYC: Concepts and Methods”
Mark Stern, Professor, School of Social Policy & Practice

 

October 25
“The End of AIDS in NYC”
Toorjo Ghose, Associate Professor, School of Social Policy & Practice

 

November 15
“Superhero or Puppetmaster?: Donor-funded Technology Adoption in Social Projects”
Ariel Schwartz, Postdoctoral Fellow at CSIS, School of Social Policy & Practice

 

December 6
“Universal Basic Income, Jobs and Politics”
Ioana Marinescu, Assistant Professor, School of Social Policy & Practice

Fall 2018

January 24
“Chasing the Boogieman: Race, Racism, and Critical Methodologies in Medicine”
Kevin Ahmaad Jenkins, Vice-Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Social Policy & Practice

 

February 28
“Understanding Familial Stigma of Mental Illness in Transitioning China”
Irene Wong, Associate Professor, School of Social Policy & Practice

March 28
“Understanding the experiences of transgender youth, their parents and teachers”
Amy Hillier, Associate Professor, School of Social Policy & Practice