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Ivy George

Professor of Sociology

B.A., M.A. Stella Maris College
Ph.D. Brandeis University
M.T.S. Harvard University

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Professor George is committed to the multi-disciplinary opportunities that sociology offers in her classroom. Her research and teaching since 1983 have focused on gender, religion, race, ethnicity, globalization, and social change. She leads Gordon students in their study abroad program in South Africa, and has recently done research on international adoption. She has contributed to publications on "The Future of Feminism in Christian Higher Education," "Masculinity and Disability," and "Faith and Citizenship in the South Asian Diaspora." She received the Distinguished Senior Faculty Award in 2012.