Affiliated Researchers: Sociology

Affiliates are Penn Staters who have a connection to or an interest in the work of the Institutes of Energy and the Environment.

Displaying 39 search result(s) for Sociology.

Kai Schafft


Professor, Education Policy Studies
Top research keywords: Poverty, District, Natural Gas, Rural Area, Economics

Maurie Kelly



Top research keywords: Urban Area, Resources, Urban Planning, Criminal Justice, Love

Theodore R. Alter


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Community Development, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Tax Capitalization, Performance Evaluation

Brian Thiede


Associate Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Climate, Poverty, Household, Human Migration, Indigenous Forest

Elizabeth Ransom


Associate Professor, School of International Affairs
Top research keywords: Food, Local Food Systems, Global Commodity Chains, Gender, Rural Communities

Heather Randell


Assistant Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Brazilian Amazon, Ethiopia, Migration, Climate, Livelihood

Leland Glenna


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Farmer, Biotechnology, Sustainability, Agriculture, Food

Emily Southard


PhD Candidate, Rural Sociology & Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Top research keywords: Food-systems, Climate change, International development, Women's empowerment, agriculture

Mark Brennan


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Community Development, Ireland, Youth, Social Support, Art

Kathryn Brasier


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Farm, Farmer, Shale Gas, Agriculture, Shale

Weston Eaton


Assistant Research Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Bioenergy, Stakeholder, Conceptual Framework, Energy, Expert

Allyson Muth


Assistant Research Professor, Ecosystem Science and Management
Top research keywords: Landowner, Marketing Efficiency, Private Forest, Social Marketing, Natural Resources

Daniel Mallinson


Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Administration, School of Public Affairs (Harrisburg)
Top research keywords: Diffusion Research, Innovation Policy, Policy, Social Conformity, Innovation

Forrest Briscoe


Professor, Management and Organization
Top research keywords: Firm, Activism, Workers, Political Ideology, Law Firms

Andrew Mowen


Professor, Recreation, Park and Tourism Management
Top research keywords: Recreation, Leisure, Services, Leisure Time, Social Capital

Esther Prins


Professor, Learning & Performance Systems
Top research keywords: Literacy, Adult Education, El Salvador, Participation, Discourse Analysis

Justine Lindemann


Assistant Professor of Community Development and Resilience, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Green Infrastructure, Community Development, Gardens, Arts, Case Studies

Frans Padt


Teaching Professor

Suzanna Windon


Assistant Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Mindfulness, Quality Of Life, Farmers, Farmer, Disability

Daniel Foster


Associate Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Farms, Farm, Case Studies, Apples, Gardeners

Mark Gagnon


Research Associate, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Human Resources, Supervisors, Supervisory Personnel, Personnel, Wood

Matthew Royer


Research Associate, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Catchment, Nutrient, Best Management Practices, Water Quality, Eastern United States

Robert D. Weaver


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Innovation Capacity, Pesticides, Relationship Quality, Markets, Price

James Shortle


Distinguished Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Nonpoint Pollution, Water Quality, Nonpoint Source Pollution, Pollution Control, Cost

Daniel Brent


Assistant Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Social Comparison, Water Use, Conservation Programs, Randomized Trial, Willingness To Pay

Gregory Kelly


Associate Dean, College of Education
Top research keywords: Discourse, Classroom, Student, Engineering, Science Education

Douglas Wrenn


Associate Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Zoning, Purchase, Shale Gas, Land Use, Duration Models

Linlin Fan


Assistant Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Mississippi, Food Deserts, Food, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Patient Readmission

Edward C. Jaenicke


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Food, Organic Foods, Private Labels, Retail, Supermarkets

Stephan J. Goetz


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: County, Economic Growth, Income, United States Of America, Determinants

Anil Kumar Chaudhary


Assistant Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Water Conservation, Evaluation, Irrigation, Programming, Water

Dave Abler


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Pollution Control, Farm, Nonpoint Pollution, Income, Ambient Taxes

Clare Hinrichs


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Bioenergy, Food, Research Ethics, Agriculture, Qualitative Research

Robert Chiles


Associate Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Research Ethics, Big Data, Qualitative Research, Cellular Agriculture, Corporate Social Responsibility

Timothy W. Kelsey


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Farms, Farm, Agriculture, Mushroom, Costs

Karen Fisher-Vanden


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Carbon, Climate Change, China, Carbon Tax, Taxation

Katherine Zipp


Associate Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Energy Crops, Ecosystem Services, Invasive Species, Bioenergy, Landowners

Guangqing Chi


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Land Use, County, Amenity, Migration, Ecosystem Service

Jayson K. Harper


Professor, Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education
Top research keywords: Milk Production, Conservation Tillage, Apples, Growers, Corn