Faculty & Staff

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Philip S. Brenner, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts Director, Graduate Certificate Program in Survey Research Senior Research Fellow, Center for Survey Research
  • Telephone: 617.287.7200 x11304
  • Fax: 617.287.6288
  • Office Location: Healey Library, 10th Floor, Room 00026

Areas of Expertise

Survey Methodology, Measurement, Quantitative Methods, Sociology of Religion, Social Psychology, Self and Identity


PhD, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

View Professor Brenner's Curriculum Vitae

Current Research

Current research projects include an examination of the social sources of measurement error in normative behaviors, like religious practice in the Middle East and Asia in addition to Europe and North America, as well as engagement in exercise and physical activity, voting participation, and environmental ("green") behaviors.