Teaching and Curriculum

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The Teaching and Curriculum RIG aims to improve undergraduate and graduate instruction in rural sociology by:

Examining and sharing teaching best practices

  • Discussing rural sociology curricula and the curricular roles of related courses, both within and outside formal rural sociology programs
  • Fostering and recognizing professional development in teaching, emphasizing but not limited to teaching assistants and early career faculty
  • Enhance the value attached to instruction within the discipline


Chair: Jeff Taylor (Temporary)
Co- Chair: Anjel Stough-Hunter(Temporary)