Academics

Faculty & Staff

Heather Connors, PhD

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

Degrees

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

Additional Information

Heather Connors received her BA in Sociology from the College of the Holy Cross and her MS and PhD from our sister program in Gerontology.

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.