Category: Publications and Accolades

Cornelia Flora honored with lifetime achievement award

Cornelia Flora, distinguished emeritus professor of sociology, received the 2019 Richard P. Haynes Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award in Agriculture, Food and Human Values from the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society (AFHVS) at its annual conference, June 26-29, 2019, in Anchorage, Alaska. The award honors Flora’s career for outstanding contributions towards realizing the goals of … Continue reading Cornelia Flora honored with lifetime achievement award

Daniel Butler publishes study about Differential Coercion and Social Support Theory in the Journal of Criminal Justice

Daniel Butler, assistant professor of sociology, is the sole author of a study titled, “An Examination of Inmate Adjustment Stratified by Time Served in Prison,” published in the Sept. 5 online edition of the Journal of Criminal Justice. In the study, Butler uses the Differential Coercion and Social Support (DCSS) Theory to examine whether coercion … Continue reading Daniel Butler publishes study about Differential Coercion and Social Support Theory in the Journal of Criminal Justice

Susan Stewart is editor, writer for sociology book about stepfamilies

Susan Stewart, professor of sociology, is an editor and contributing writer of “Multicultural Stepfamilies,” a book published by Cognella that provides students and researchers in the fields of sociology, social work and family studies with new theories, data and insight into the composition and diversity of modern stepfamilies. Specifically, Stewart wrote and contributed her research … Continue reading Susan Stewart is editor, writer for sociology book about stepfamilies

Shawn Dorius led several summer workshops

Shawn Dorius, assistant professor of sociology, participated in several workshops over the summer, both on and off campus. He was an instructor at the National Science Foundation-funded Midwest Big Data Summer School, held in May at Iowa State. He taught two seminars, including “An Introduction to Computational Propaganda Research” and “Visualizing Administrative Data with Tableau.” … Continue reading Shawn Dorius led several summer workshops

Ann Oberhauser receives Inclusion Initiative Grant, was visiting professor in Sweden

Ann Oberhauser, professor of sociology and director of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program, was one of eight women directors at Iowa State who received an Inclusion Initiative Grant from the university’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion for 2019-20. The project, titled “Leading from the Middle: Creating a Network of Women Directors at ISU,” focuses … Continue reading Ann Oberhauser receives Inclusion Initiative Grant, was visiting professor in Sweden

Matt DeLisi publishes “Homicidal Ideation and Forensic Psychopathology: Evidence From the 2016 Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS)”

Matt DeLisi, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Dean’s Professor and professor of sociology, has published a paper titled “Homicidal Ideation and Forensic Psychopathology: Evidence From the 2016 Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS)” in the Aug. 12, 2019, online edition of the Journal of Forensic Sciences. DeLisi’s co-authors are Jason Carbone, Wayne State University; Katherine … Continue reading Matt DeLisi publishes “Homicidal Ideation and Forensic Psychopathology: Evidence From the 2016 Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS)”

Daniel Butler publishes “An Examination of the Influence of Exposure to Disciplinary Segregation on Recidivism”

Daniel Butler, assistant professor of sociology, has published “An Examination of the Influence of Exposure to Disciplinary Segregation on Recidivism” in the Aug. 13, 2019, online edition of the Crime & Delinquency Journal. His co-authors are Benjamin Steiner, University of Nebraska, Omaha; Matthew Makarios, University of Northern Iowa; and Lawrence Travis III, University of Cincinnati. … Continue reading Daniel Butler publishes “An Examination of the Influence of Exposure to Disciplinary Segregation on Recidivism”

Jeff Bouffard is co-author of article “Time-Series Analyses of the Impact of Sex Offender Registration and Notification Law Implementation and Subsequent Modifications on Rates of Sexual Offenses”

Jeff Bouffard, professor of criminal justice studies in the Department of Sociology, and co-author LaQuana Askew, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas, have published the article “Time-Series Analyses of the Impact of Sex Offender Registration and Notification Law Implementation and Subsequent Modifications on Rates of Sexual Offenses” in the Crime & Delinquency Journal. The article … Continue reading Jeff Bouffard is co-author of article “Time-Series Analyses of the Impact of Sex Offender Registration and Notification Law Implementation and Subsequent Modifications on Rates of Sexual Offenses”