Craig Calhoun

Author

1952 –

89

Who is Craig Calhoun?

Craig Calhoun is an American sociologist and an advocate of using social science to address issues of public concern. He became Director of the London School of Economics and Political Science in September 2012. He was president of the Social Science Research Council and was University Professor of the Social Sciences at New York University and Director of NYU's Institute for Public Knowledge. With Richard Sennett he co-founded NYLON, an interdisciplinary working seminar for graduate students in New York and London who bring ethnographic and historical research to bear on politics, culture, and society.

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Born
1952
Also known as
  • Craig J Calhoun
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Oxford
  • University of Southern California

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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