Dr Jack DeWaard
Dr Jack DeWaard
Educational Background & Specialties
- PhD: Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013 .
- MA: Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2004.
- BA: Sociology and Philosophy, Seattle Pacific University, 2001.
- International and Internal Migration
- Integration and Assimilation
- Demography and Population Studies
- Race and Ethnic Studies
- Quantitative Methods
- 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
- 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,
- "Population Recovery in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina: Exploring the Potential Role of Stage Migration in Migration Systems." Curtis, Katherine J., and Fussell, Elizabeth. 2015. Population and Environment DOI 10.1007/s11111-015-0250-7
- "Recovery Migration after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita: Spatial Concentration and Intensification in the Migration System." Curtis, Katherine J. and Fussell, Elizabeth. 2015. Demography 52(4):1269-1293.
- "Beyond Group-Threat: Temporal Dynamics of International Migration and Linkages to Anti-Foreigner Sentiment." 2015. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 41(7):1041-1067.
- "Recovery Migration to the City of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina: A Migration Systems Approach." Fussell, Elizabeth, Curtis, and Katherine J. 2014. Population and Environment 35(3): 305-322.
- "Compositional and Temporal Dynamics of International Migration in the EU/EFTA: A New Metric for Assessing Countries’ Immigration and Integration Policies." 2013. International Migration Review 47(2): 249-295.
- "The Temporal Dynamics of International Migration in Europe: Recent Trends." with Raymer, James. 2012. Demographic Research 47(2): 249-295.
- "Migration Systems in Europe: Evidence from Harmonized Flow Data." with, Kim, Keuntae, and Raymer, James. 2012. Demography 49(4): 1307-1333