Don Grant
Professor, Director of Social Innovation Program and Director of Care, Health and Resilience Program

Office: KTCH 314

Biography 

Don Grant is Professor of Sociology and Affiliate of the Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute at the University of Colorado Boulder.  Before joining CU in 2014, he taught for several years at the University of Arizona.  He has written on a variety of topics, ranging from racial income inequality, strike violence, crime rates, and economic development to religion, environmental justice, and the work experiences of health care professionals.  Currently, he is investigating the organizational and policy determinants of power plants’ carbon pollution and the place of social innovation within the public and non-profit sectors.  Several of his articles have appeared in such leading journals as the American Sociological Review, American Journal of Sociology, Social Problems, Social Forces, Energy Policy, and Nature Climate Change.