Lee Badgett, “The Public Professor: How to Use Your Research to Change the World”

Feb. 17, 2016
12:20-1:30 p.m.
UCLA School of Law, Room 1314

M.V. Lee Badgett, Williams Distinguished Scholar, will discuss her new book The Public Professor: How to Use Your Research to Change the World. The book offers scholars ways to use their ideas, research and knowledge to change the world. The book gives practical strategies for scholars to become more engaged with the public on a variety of fronts: online, in print, at council hearings, even with national legislation. UCLA urban planning professors Paul Ong and Chris Tilly will also discuss their engagement in public issues.

Speakers will include:

M.V. Lee Badgett
Williams Distinguished Scholar

Paul Ong
UCLA Professor of Urban Planning, Social Welfare and Asian American Studies

Chris Tilly
Professor of Urban Planning; Director UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

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