Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Scope and Contents
Files in this collection were created from 1958 through 2009. Materials include memos, brochures, reports, newsletters, and reprints. The materials pertain to the programs at Heller School, announcements of events and lectures, and newsletters. This collection also include reprints of lectures, articles, testimonies, and reports by Heller School faculty members.
- 1958-2010, undated
Conditions Governing Access
Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University. Please contact the department for more information.
Conditions Governing Use
Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.
Biographical or Historical Information
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management was established in 1959 to provide professional education in the field of social welfare and social policy. The school emphasizes social policy analysis and the management of human services. It offers PhD, MBA, and Masters degrees in various programs. Research and education focus on scholarly analysis and practical solutions for policies on aging, physical and mental health, family, mental retardation, and other issues. The first dean of the Heller School was Charles I. Schottland from 1959 to 1970. Two Heller School deans--Schottland and Stuart H. Altman--have been appointed presidents of Brandeis University.
2.00 Linear Feet
4 document boxes other_unmapped
2.00 Linear Feet
Arranged in six series: 1. Memos, 1969-2004, undated; 2. Programs, 1959-1999, undated; 3. Announcements, 1958-2005; 4. Newsletters, 1959-2004; 5. Publications, 1960-1998, 2009, undated; 6. Photographs, circa 1960. Series one, three, four and six are arranged chronologically. Series two is arranged alphabetically. Series five is arranged both chronologically and alphabetically. For more information about each series, please consult the series descriptions in the box and folder listing.
Accruals and Additions
ADDENDUM received 9/99: 2 document boxes and 1 RC box including Family and Children's Policy Center.
Other Descriptive Information
Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.
- Tatjana Lichtenstein, updated by Jessica Vincent
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