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Dr. Betsy Hayes

Dr. Betsy Hayes

Associate Professor Sociology

  • Div Head Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Lawrance & Carmen Miller Chair of Ethics
  • Advisor for Social Work minor, Alpha Phi Omega and the Dialogue Club

Department: Academic Affairs

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Education and certifications

  • Education: B.A., Kenyon College; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University

Teaching Fields

  • Classical Theory; Social Welfare, Group Dynamics & the Life Cycle

Research areas and specializations

  • The relationship between humans and their companion animals; sociology of education

Personal interests

  • Volunteer work with Animal Rescue Transport; bicycling on rails-to-trails