Faculty & Staff

Heather Connors, PhD

  • Lecturer, Department of Gerontology, McCormack Graduate School
  • Telephone: 617.287.7338


PhD, University of Massachusetts
MS, University of Massachusetts
BA, College of the Holy Cross

Additional Information

Heather Connors earned her BA in Sociology from the College of the Holy Cross and her MS and PhD from the Gerontology program at University of Massachusetts Boston.

In addition to her teaching assignment at UMass Boston, she teaches in the Sociology Department at Assumption College in Worcester, MA.

Her research focuses on decision making in later life and she has recently started a business helping older adults and their families prepare for late life decisions.