Paul Lasley receives Distinguished Service Award from Iowa ASFMRA

Paul Lasley, professor and former chair of the Department of Sociology, was awarded the Distinguished Service Award on February 6, 2019 at the Annual Meeting of the Iowa Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA). The award is given to an individual or company who has made outstanding and lifelong … Continue reading Paul Lasley receives Distinguished Service Award from Iowa ASFMRA

Iowa State Research team publishes “Code in Transition? The Evolution of Code of the Street Adherence in Adolescence”

An article written by Ph.D. student Jacob Erickson, professor of sociology Andy Hochstetler and assistant professor of sociology Shawn Dorius is forthcoming in the journal Deviant Behavior. The article identifies categorical latent classes in relation to levels of agreement with various street code attitudes and values and then tracks transitions in and out of these … Continue reading Iowa State Research team publishes “Code in Transition? The Evolution of Code of the Street Adherence in Adolescence”

Susan Stewart keynote speaker at Old Bonds, New Ties: Understanding Family Transitions in Re-partnerships, Remarriages and Stepfamilies in Asia

On November 19 and November 20, 2018, Susan Stewart, professor of sociology, traveled to Singapore to present as  one of two keynote speakers at Old Bonds, New Ties: Understanding Family Transitions in Re-partnerships, Remarriages and Stepfamilies in Asia. The two-day conference addressed family transitions, including remarriage, re-partnering and stepfamilies within the cultural context of Asia. … Continue reading Susan Stewart keynote speaker at Old Bonds, New Ties: Understanding Family Transitions in Re-partnerships, Remarriages and Stepfamilies in Asia

Heirigs, DeLisi published in International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology

Mark Heirigs, Ph.D. student and Matt DeLisi, Dean’s Professor, published “Psychopathy and Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors Revisited: Results From a Statewide Population of Institutionalized Youth” in the International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. Abstract: Suicide is the leading cause of death for incarcerated youth, and up to half of all juveniles in confinement … Continue reading Heirigs, DeLisi published in International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology