Joshua Grove

CPR (PhD Graduate Student - Sociology)

Joshua Grove

Contact Information


Undergraduate Education

Hood College - Psychology 

Graduate Education

University at Albany (SUNY) - Sociology; United Lutheran Seminary - Religion/Biblical Theology 

Research Interests

  • Population Health; Public Health Policy; Addiction and its intersections with religion, family dynamics, sexuality, and culture


Joshua Grove is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Sociology. He is interested in the intersection of addiction and religion/spirituality. In addition, he is studying the ways in which addiction is influenced by family dynamics, sexuality, and religious beliefs. Prior to coming to Syracuse, Joshua was a pastor working with people in recovery from addiction to heroin/fentanyl.