Social Responsibility


Linda Havir
Linda Havir

Teaching: aging, sociology of health and illness, statistics, research methods, theory and research on aging, internships, senior seminar

Research interests and projects: baby boomers in retirement, older people and gambling, diversity in lifestyles in later life, women’s health issues, service-learning, support systems for families caring for people with Alzheimer’s disease, program evaluation and outcome research

Publication topics: older people and gambling, utilization of social services by older people living in rural communities, needs assessments of older people in rural Minnesota, senior centers, banking and the mature market, attitudes toward working mothers, survey of sociology alumni

Awards and Grants: Minnesota Campus Compact Service-learning Grant, Outstanding Research in the Senior Center Field from the National Institute of Senior Centers, National Institute on Aging Summer Institute on Minority Aging, Central Minnesota Initiative Fund grants...more

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