Lisa D. Brush

Who:

Lisa D. Brush (Ph.D UW-Madison 1993; University Scholar UConn 1985)

What:

Associate Professor of Sociology and Women's Studies

Where:

2425 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh

When:

Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 pm and by appointment

Why:

We are here to seek the Good, and praise it.

How:

voice 412-648-7595; fax 412-648-2799; email Talk Back to Dr. Brush


Curriculum Vitae

"Making a living is nothing; the great difficulty is making a point, making a difference -- with words." -- Elizabeth Hardwick

Research

"Data without generalization is just gossip." -- Robert Pirsig

Current Products and Presentations

Gender and Governance, Dr. Brush's book from AltaMira Press (September 2003). Visit the website for on-line discount and course orders.

Dr. Brush's statement before the Commonwealth Select Committee investigating academic freedom.

Dr. Brush's statement accepting a 2006 New Person Award from the Thomas Merton Center.

Getting by, Getting ahead booklet from Community Literacy Project.

Teaching

Ben Zoma taught: "Who is wise? One who learns from all persons."

Mentoring

Index to Dr. Brush's handy "Do and Don't" lists.

Judaica

Index to service outlines, Torah commentary, and the like.

Food for Thought (Feed Your Head)

I need transmission fluid for the brain. -- Marilyn Hacker