Dept. of Anthropology/Sociology
Phone: (315) 781-3437
Fax: (315) 781-3718
H. Wesley Perkins is Professor of Sociology in the Department of Anthropology and Sociology at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. In addition to his teaching duties, he is the co-director of the Hobart and William Smith Colleges Alcohol Education Project.
Perkins' other research interests and publications include studies of family roles and well-being among young adults and comparative studies of social values and religion in Great Britain and the United States. He is also conducting an extensive research project on forgiveness and health in the life course of young and middle-aged adults and a new project on social norms and bullying in adolescence.
He received the B.A. in Sociology from Purdue University, an M.Div. degree from Yale University Divinity School, and the M.A. and Ph.D. in Sociology from Yale University.
Dept. of Chemistry
Director, Alcohol Education Project
Phone: (315) 781-3611
Fax: (315) 781-3860
David W. Craig is a Professor of Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. In addition to his teaching duties, Craig is the co-director of the Hobart and William Smith Colleges Alcohol Education Project. He is also the principle investigator on a program of research that monitors late night blood alcohol concentrations of college students at HWS.
Craig is a leader in interdisciplinary program development particularly in the integration of the sciences into programs focusing on health and wellness at both the college and secondary school levels. Craig's other research interests include computer modeling software as well as the biochemical makeup of birch trees.
He received his B.A. from California State at Chico and his Ph.D. from California State at Riverside. He completed postdoctoral work at Cornell University.