Jason Boardman

Matt McQueen (PI) and Jason Boardman (co-I) recently received five years of funding from the National Institute on Aging (NIA)

June 26, 2020

Matt McQueen (PI) and Jason Boardman (co-I) recently received five years of funding from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) to collect and analyze oral and gut microbiome data from respondents of the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health (Add Health). The project involves collaborations with Ken Krauter...

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Graduate student, Jocelyn West, gives webinar on research on landslides in Puerto Rico

June 26, 2020

Jocelyn West presented a webinar about an ongoing collaborative research project on risk communication for landslides in Puerto Rico . The project team includes Lori Peek as well as students and scientists from the University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez and U.S. Geological Survey. You can view the webinar recording here...

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"Views on COVID-19 from Inside Prison: Perspectives of High-Risk Prisoners"

June 26, 2020

David Pyrooz and Jenn Tostlebe , along with Ryan Labrecque (UCF) and Bert Useem (Purdue) published an article on prisoner perceptions of COVID-19 in Justice Evaluation Journal using mixed methods data from their ongoing study in the Oregon prison system: "Views on COVID-19 from Inside Prison: Perspectives of High-Risk Prisoners."

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News 06-19-20

June 25, 2020

Hillary Steinberg received the United Government of Graduate Students Graduate Teaching Excellence Award in recognition of her teaching this past year. Congrats Hillary! Our alumnus Angel Hoekstra was featured in this week’s ASA Footnotes on dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic while working abroad. You can read the blurb from Angel...

Rachel Rinaldo" New Publication

Jan. 11, 2017

Rachel Rinaldo has published a commentary on The Immanent Frame . She is one of several sociologists asked to respond to the Religions and Social Progress chapter of The International Panel on Social Progress. (The IPSP project aims deliver a report addressed to all social actors, movements, organizations, politicians, and...