Dorothy Roberts, 14th Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor
PIK stands for Penn Integrates Knowledge, an initiative conceived by President Gutmann to recruit scholars whose research and teaching exemplify the integration of knowledge. These scholars hold endowed professorships and joint appointments between Penn's schools.
Dorothy Roberts is an award-winning teacher and scholar who writes and speaks about some of the most important and challenging issues facing our society, including civil rights, reproductive rights, poverty, child welfare and family law. This George A. Weiss University Professor shares appointments between the Penn Law School, where she is also be the inaugural Raymond Pace and Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander ED'18, GR'21, L'27 Professor of Civil Rights, and the department of sociology in the School of Arts & Sciences.