Eric R. Kingson
Professor, School of Social Work
Eric Kingson is a professor of social work and public administration at Syracuse University. Professor Kingson’s primary research interests include generational equity issues, the aging of the population, and Social Security. Before joining Syracuse University, Professor Kingson taught at Boston College and the University of Maryland at Baltimore. He served as an advisor to the Bipartisan Commission on Entitlement and Tax Reform in 1994 and the National Commission on Social Security Reform in 1982-83. In addition, Professor Kingson was the director of the Emerging Issues Program at the Gerontological Society of America in 1984-85.
Dr. Kingson received a B.A. from Boston University, an M.P.A. from Northeastern University, and a Ph.D. from the Florence Heller Graduate School for Advanced Studies in Social Welfare at Brandeis University.