MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Name
Prof. BRIJ MOHAN
Biography

Professor Brij Mohan, Dean Emeritus, School of Social Work, Louisiana State University, USA, is an internationally renowned master teacher, author, editor, administrator, social philosopher and intellectual who has 23 books and over 400 articles, paper, and reviews to his credit. He earned an MSW in 1960 and Ph.D. in Social Work (Lucknow University) in 1964. He taught at Lucknow University and University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh before joining Louisiana State University in 1976. He was promoted to full professor, and deanship, in 1981.

Dr Mohan has earned numerous awards and honors that distinguish him as one of the most prolific intellectuals in the world. He was awarded Doctor of Letters (honoris causa) by Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith for his original contributions to social sciences. LSU Foundation established an endowed Brij Mohan Distinguished Professor Award to an eminent professor who has emulated his work to achieving social justice. His university honored him with Dean Emeritus status at his retire

Qualifications
Doctorate, Lucknow University
Current or most recent Employer

Dean Emeritus

L.S.U.
Time in Post - 9

Organisation Type: University

Regional Expertise

Disciplinary or professional background

Development Studies, Development (applied), Humanities, Political science, Social/Public Policy, Sociology, Social Philosophy, ,

Contact Info

Brijmohan128@gmail.com

225 226 8060

Dean Emeritus, Louisia State University 1573 Leycester Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70808,USA
Public Profiles

www.brijmohan.org

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Inequality

Education policy

Social care

Social work

Economic development

Areas of Policy Interest over the last ten years

Areas of Policy Interest researched, programmes designed and/or delivered in the last ten years

Public Policy

Poverty/deprivation reduction

Education policy

Social care

Social work

Economic development

Humanitarianism & emergency relief

Conflict & Security

Engagement

Academic publications
www.Brijmoha.org

Academic conferences
Professor Brij Mohan, Dean Emeritus, School of Social Work, Louisiana State University, USA, is an internationally renowned master teacher, author, editor, administrator, social philosopher and intellectual who has 23 books and over 400 articles, paper, and reviews to his credit. He earned an MSW in 1960 and Ph.D. in Social Work (Lucknow University) in 1964. He taught at Lucknow University and University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh before joining Louisiana State University in 1976. He was promoted to full professor, and deanship, in 1981. Dr Mohan has earned numerous awards and honors that distinguish him as one of the most prolific intellectuals in the world. He was awarded Doctor of Letters (honoris causa) by Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith for his original contributions to social sciences. LSU Foundation established an endowed Brij Mohan Distinguished Professor Award to an eminent professor who has emulated his work to achieving social justice. His university honored him with Dean Emeritus status at his retirement in 2010. His most recent books include: Social Policy on the Cusp with Guy B├Ąckman (Nova, 2020); The Future of Social Work (Sage, 2018); Climate, Economy and Justice (Macmillan Palgrave, 2015); Development, Poverty of Culture, and Social Policy (Palgrave, 2011); Fallacies of Development (Atlantic, 2007); and Unification of Social Work (Praeger, 1999) etc. Dr. Mohan is an active member of numerous international organizations and associations. Areas of his special interest generally range within a freedom-unfreedom spectrum with emphasis on social and public policy, welfare, oppression, international development, theory and practice.

Professional or Trade Press
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