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On His Proverbial Plate

A visit with Sandy Rikoon, Professor, Rural Sociology

By LuAnne Roth
Published: - Topics: environmental sociology political ecology food security ethnicity research


Topics: teaching environmental sociology

Rikoon, who received a Kemper Award for Teaching Excellence in 2002, and was named Curators Distinguished Teaching Professor in 2008, teaches a number of graduate-level courses in the areas of environmental sociology, the sociology of agriculture and natural resources, and political ecology, as well as an undergraduate course titled Population and the Environment.