Hugh Lena III
Harkins Hall 208
Ph.D. - Sociology, University of Connecticut
Hugh F. Lena is Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Sociology. He was first appointed to the faculty in 1974 and to the vice presidency in 2004.
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Hugh F. Lena is Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Sociology. Dr. Lena's research interests include cross-national health, health professions, and pedagogy, particularly of service-learning.
Awards and Honors:
Alpha Epsilon Delta, Beta Gamma Sigma & Eta Lambda Honorary Member, Providence College
Predoctoral fellowship in Social Sciences and Health Research US Public Health Service
Selected by the Classes of 1995 & 1986 to Speak at Academic Awards Ceremony Providence College
Institute for Educational Management Graduate School of Education, Harvard University
Instructional Technology Project Grant Davis Foundation
Lena, H. Kelly, A. (2006) In Edward Zlotkowski, Nicholas Longo, and James R. Williams (Ed.), The Community Assistant Model. Providence, RI:
Lena, H. (2002) In M. Ender et. al. (Ed.), Foundations of Organizational Service.
Lena, H. (2000) In J. Mann, S. Gurksin, M. Grodin and G. Annas (Ed.), Health and Human Rights: A Reader. (5),
Lena, H. (1999) In J. Ostrow, G. Hesser, S. Enos (Ed.), Service-Learning Through Meta-Reflection: Problems and Prospects of Praxis in Organizational Sociology. Washington, D.C.:
Lena, H. (1995) How Can Sociology Contribute to Integrating Service Learning into Academic Curricula? . The American Sociologist.(26), 106-116.
Lena, H. 20th Anniversary “Ritz” Conference on Contemporary Issues in Health Care. Women & Infants' Hospital, Warwick, RI - "The Rhetoric of Crisis and the Medical Record" November, 2005
Lena, H. Annual Meetings of the American Sociological Association. , San Francisco, CA - "Learning Organizational Theory Through Praxis: An Application of Service Learning in Sociology" August, 1998
Lena, H. Lena, J. Annual Meetings of the American Sociological Association. , Toronto, Canada - "Challenges of Faith: Wealth and 'Free Spaces' Among Catholic Women" August, 1997
Lena, H. Annual Meetings of the American Sociological Association. , Toronto, Canada - "Interdisciplinary Research in the Sociology of Religion" August, 1997
Lena, H. King, T. Second Annual Meeting of Campus Compact's Invisible College. , Indianapolis, Indiana - "Building Learning Communities: Service as Praxis" June, 1996