Team of Iowa State criminal justice researchers publish “The Past Is Prologue: Criminal Specialization Continuity in the Delinquent Career”

Matt DeLisi, professor of sociology, along with a team of researchers including professor of sociology Andrew Hochstetler, Iowa State graduate students in the Department of Sociology Mark Heirigs and Jacob Erickson and former criminal justice studies major Ramate Bunga published "The Past Is Prologue: Criminal Specialization Continuity in the Delinquent Career" in Youth Violence and … Continue reading Team of Iowa State criminal justice researchers publish “The Past Is Prologue: Criminal Specialization Continuity in the Delinquent Career”

Arbuckle member of National Academies of Science panel evaluating agricultural data collection and reporting

J Arbuckle, associate professor of sociology, was part of a 15-person panel convened by the National Academy of Sciences to evaluate agricultural aata collection and reporting. The sole sociologist on the panel, Arbuckle assisted in the project aimed at helping inform the policies affecting the agricultural sector’s function. The report reviews current information and makes … Continue reading Arbuckle member of National Academies of Science panel evaluating agricultural data collection and reporting

J. Arbuckle co-principal investigator on new study “Improving cereal rye cover crop BMPs to increase adoption of cover crops by Iowa farmers” funded by Iowa Nutrient Research Center

Associate professor J. Arbuckle (co-principal investigator) along with an interdiscipinary team of researchers from agronomy, entomology and economics were awarded a $348,422 grant for their proposal of research titled, "Improving cereal rye cover crop BMPs to increase adoption of cover crops by Iowa farmers" by the Iowa Nutrient Research Center (INRC). The INRC grant will … Continue reading J. Arbuckle co-principal investigator on new study “Improving cereal rye cover crop BMPs to increase adoption of cover crops by Iowa farmers” funded by Iowa Nutrient Research Center

Associate professor J. Arbuckle receives Journal of Soil and Water Conservation Best Research Paper for Impact and Quality Award

Associate professor J. Arbuckle has received the JSWC Best Research Paper for Impact and Quality Award for the article "Understanding Corn Belt farmer perspectives on climate change to inform engagement strategies for adaptation and mitigation," which appeared in the November/December issue of Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. The Best Research Paper for Impact and … Continue reading Associate professor J. Arbuckle receives Journal of Soil and Water Conservation Best Research Paper for Impact and Quality Award

Ann Oberhauser and Susan Stewart receive College of Liberal Arts and Sciences awards

Congratulations to both Dr. Susan Stewart, professor in the Department of Sociology and Dr. Ann Oberhauser, director of Women’s and Gender Studies. Stewart was the 2018 recipient of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Institutional Service Award for her contributions of insitutional service which have benefitted the department, college or University. Oberhauser received the … Continue reading Ann Oberhauser and Susan Stewart receive College of Liberal Arts and Sciences awards

Steven Beeman, sociology Ph.D. candidate, receives spring 2018 Research Excellence Award

Steven Beeman, Ph.D. student in the Iowa State University Department of Sociology, won the Graduate College Research Excellence Award. According to the Graduate College, the purpose of the award is to "recognize graduate students for outstanding research accomplishments as documented in their theses and dissertations. These students are also expected to be academically superior and … Continue reading Steven Beeman, sociology Ph.D. candidate, receives spring 2018 Research Excellence Award