Meet the Working Group


Joseph Lewandowski

Joseph Lewandowski is an educator, researcher and author whose work focuses on social capital, sport, and inequality in the urban milieu. The former holder of the Fulbright-Masaryk Distinguished Chair in Social Studies at Masaryk University (Brno, Czech Republic), among his many publications Lewandowski is most recently the author of ‘Sport, Trust, and Social Capital’ (Journal of Comparative Sociology) and co-editor of Urban Social Capital: Civil Society and City Life (Routledge). His current project is devoted to social poverty and post-industrial American urban life.