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Gary Wilson was honored with the 2001 Outstanding Faculty Award by the Student Government Association from the student nominees of faculty that demonstrate excellence in instruction and service to students on campus.
Ph.D. University of Arkansas, 2012 Public Policy: Family Policy, Criminal JusticeM.S. Pittsburg State University, 1997 SociologyGraduate Coursework: University of Missouri – Kansas CityUniversity of Tulsa, Oklahoma State University
Introduction to Sociology Social Problems Social DevianceCommunity Sociology Crime & Public Policy Introduction to the Justice SystemMarriage & Family The Family & Society Race & Ethnicity
PresentationsDissertation (2012) – “Tar Creek Superfund Site: Family & Community Impact Analysis”The study examined family decision-making processes in the face of an environmental disaster. The goal of the study was to determine why residents either chose to leave the Tar Creek area or to remain in place after many warnings about the health risks and several programs that would have subsidized relocation.
Marjorie Donovan and Gary Wilson, "Focus on Sex, Gender, and Society: In-Class Cooperative Learning Experience," International Society for Exploring Teaching and Learning, October 13-15, 2005, Cocoa Beach, Florida.
Marjorie Donovan, Gary Wilson, Chuck Killingsworth, and Adonna Helmig, "Attitudes About Firearm Violence Among High-School Youth in the Rural Midwest," American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee, November 17-20, 2004.
Marjorie Donovan, Gary Wilson, Chuck Killingsworth, and Adonna Helmig, "Attitudes of Rural Midwestern Public High School Students Regarding Firearm Violence," American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, November 19-22, 2003.
Instructor of SociologyInstructor of Justice Studies
Sociology Specializations Community Sociology Public Policy (Criminal Justice) Social Deviance
Justice Studies Specializations Public Policy (Criminal Justice) Social Deviance
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