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Jessica Schad

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Sociology

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: Old Main 216C
SendEmail: jessica.schad@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Sociology, (Community and Environment), University of New Hampshire, 2014
MA, Sociology, (Inequality and Social Justice), University of Montana, 2009
BA, Social Sciences, (Political Science), University of Montana - Western, 2005


Teaching Interests

Rural and Agricultural Populations Survey Methodology; Community Theory and Analysis; Rural Sociology; Research Methods; Population Studies

Research Interests

Community; Environment/Natural Resources; Poverty/Inequality; Rural Sociology; Social Demography; Survey Methodology

Awards

Best Research Paper for Impact and Quality Award, 2019

Journal of Soil and Water Conservation

Student Engagement Award, 2016

Department of Sociology and Rural Studies, South Dakota State University

Early Career Research Award, 2015

Rural Sociological Society

Graduate Student Paper Award, 2015

Rural Sociological Society Population Research Interest Group

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Book Chapters

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Fact Sheets

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Curriculum

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        Publications - Journal Articles

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Literary Journal

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - MultiMedia

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            Publications - Technical Reports

              Other Reports

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            Publications - Translations & Transcripts

              Publications - Other

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              Scheduled Teaching

              SOC 7720 - Community Theory and Research, Fall 2019


              Graduate Students Mentored

              Abdelrahim Abulbasher, July 2017 - July 2019