Tagged as “Stephen Sweet”
Many managers are skeptical about the idea of allowing flexible work arrangements for their employees. However, a new study shows that managers develop greater interest in supporting flexible work if they are strategically exposed to its value, and sociologist Stephen Sweet says his findings could give a boost to family-responsive employment...
ITHACA, NY — There is a pre-existing assumption that women place less importance on their careers than men. A new study by an Ithaca College professor challenges this assumption by evaluating how much men and women consider their careers a central part of their identity.
ITHACA, NY — The American Sociological Association has selected Stephen Sweet, associate professor and chair of the Department of Sociology at Ithaca College, as the 2014 recipient of the Hans O. Mauksch Award for Distinguished Contributions to Undergraduate Sociology.
Given annually to a member of the American Sociological Association’s section on Teaching and Learning,...
ITHACA, NY — The White House Summit on Working Families — held on June 23 in the nation’s capital — included participation by Stephen Sweet, associate professor and chair of the Department of Sociology at Ithaca College. A nationally known expert on the intersections between work, family and community, Sweet was among a...