Corey Dolgon, PhD
Professor of Sociology and Director of Community Based Learning
Dolgon becomes 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 accomplished singer, Dolgon performs "singing lectures" on the role of folksongs in labor organizing and other social movements.
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.
His prior teaching appointments include Harvard University, where he was a visiting professor from 2000-2003, and Clark University.
Dolgon holds a B.A. in English and sociology from Boston University; an M.A. in American studies from Baylor University; and a Ph.D. in American culture from the University of Michigan.