Corey Dolgon

Biography

Dolgon became Stonehill's first director of the new Office of Community-Based Learning after serving 10 years as professor and chair of Worcester State College's Sociology department as well as the director of its Center for Service Learning and Civic Engagement.

An expert in several areas of sociology and service learning, Dolgon is the author of 3 books, including the forthcoming Living Sociology: Social Problems, Service Learning, and Civic Engagement. He has also written numerous articles and book reviews which have appeared in anthologies, journals, and magazines.

An accomplished singer, Dolgon performs "singing lectures" on the role of folksongs in labor organizing and other social movements.

His prior teaching appointments include Harvard University, where he was a visiting professor from 2000-2003, and Clark University.

Education

  • B.A., English and sociology, Boston University
  • M.A., American studies, Baylor University
  • Ph.D., American culture, University of Michigan