Richard Battistoni


Contact Information:


Feinstein Academic Center 402D


Ph.D. - Rutgers University

Brief Biography

Rick Battistoni is Professor of Political Science and Public and Community Service Studies and Director of the Feinstein Institute for Public Service at Providence College

Area(s) of Expertise:

Civic Engagement, Service Learning, Citizenship Education, Community Organizing, Democratic Theory and Practice

Selected Presentations:

Battistoni, R. Neoliberal Governance and Academic Practice: Teaching & Learning, Resistance, and Radical Possibility. , Amhest, MA - "Panel: Critical and Engaged Pedagogy as a Means of Creating Possibility" April, 2014

Battistoni, R. International Association for Research on Service-Learning & Community Engagement. , Omaha, NE - "Paper: Discovering Identity Through Reflective Practice: Reflection Post-graduation Enhances Civic Mindedness" November, 2013

Battistoni, R. Association of American Colleges and Universities. , Atlanta, GA - "CitizenAlum: Doers, Not (Just) Donors" January, 2013

Battistoni, R. International Association for Research on Service-learning and Community Engagement . , Baltimore, MD - "This is What Democracy Looks Like: Putting Politics (Back) Into Community Engagement" September, 2012

Battistoni, R. Future of Community Engagement in Higher Education . , North Andover, MA - "Paper: Educating for Democratic Leadership" June, 2012