Dr Jack DeWaard

Dr Jack DeWaard
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Contact Me

jdewaard@umn.edu
612-624-9522

Sociology
1148 Social Science Bldg
267 19th Ave S

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • PhD: Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013 .
  • MA: Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2004.
  • BA: Sociology and Philosophy, Seattle Pacific University, 2001.

Curriculum Vitae

Specialties

  • International and Internal Migration
  • Integration and Assimilation
  • Demography and Population Studies
  • Race and Ethnic Studies
  • Quantitative Methods
Courses Taught
  • Soc 3511/Soc 5511 - World Population Problems
  • Soc 3801 - Sociological Research Methods
  • Soc 8090 - Topics: Migration and Migrants in Demographic Perspective
  • Soc 8890 - Advanced Research Methods: Demographic Methods
Research & Professional Activities

Research

  • My current research is generally focused on the causes, characteristics and consequences of international migration, internal (within the United States) migration and environmental migration,
  • Migration systems and migration systems theory,
  • Causes, characteristics, and consequences of international and internal migration patterns,
  • Environmental and disaster-oriented migration,
  • Implications of the above for issues of integration and assimilation, including stratification and inequality,
Publications