Advisory Board

Professor Stephen F. Steele

Stephen F. Steele, Ph.D. is Professor of Sociology and Futures Studies, Institute for the Future, Anne Arundel Community College.
 
Steve’s awards include:

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, 1992, School of Business and Management, The Johns Hopkins University School of Continuing Studies
  • Hans O. Mauksch Award, 1993, Section on Undergraduate Education, American Sociological Association
  • Awards National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development Award, 1996
  • Alex Boros Award for contributions to the field of Applied Sociology, Society for Applied Sociology, 1998
  • William Foote Whyte Award for Sociological Practice, Sociological Practice Section, American Sociological Association, 2001
Steve attended The United States Military Academy from 1965 to 1967, Schoolcraft College from 1967 to 1968, earned his B.A. at Eastern Michigan University in 1970, his M.A. at Eastern Michigan University in 1971, and his Ph.D. at The Catholic University of America in 1981. He is a member of the Society for Applied Sociology, American Sociological Association, American Evaluation Association, and World Future Society.
 
He authored Futures Learning Tool — Living in 2050: Nine Trips to the Future and Back, Allyn and Bacon quick guide to the Internet for Henslin sociology: A down-to-earth approach, and Applied Sociology : Concepts, Constructs, and Careers, coauthored Applied Sociology: Terms, Topics, Tools, and Tasks, Solution-Centered Sociology: Addressing Problems through Applied Sociology, and The Center for the Study of Local Issues: A Vehicle for Applied Sociology, and coedited Directions in Applied Sociology: Presidential Addresses of the Society for Applied Sociology, 1985–1995. Read Ask About the Future.