Hilary Silver

Hilary Silver
Professor of Sociology, Urban Studies, and Public Policy
Director of Urban Studies

Hilary Silver is professor of sociology and urbanstudies and director of the urban studies program. She is editor of City & Community, the journal of the Community and Urban Sociology program of the American Sociological Association, and an Affiliate of the Center for European Studies at Harvard. She received her PhD from Columbia University. Silver's research focus is poverty and social, employment, and housing policies.