Joseph Jakubek, Ph.D.

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Sociology

  • Social Problems

  • Social Interactions

  • Sociology of Religion

  • Methods of Social Research

  • Appalachian Communities

Research Interests

  • Public Policy Formation

  • Community Development in Rural Spaces

  • Systems of Social Service Provision

  • Forms of Social Inequality

  • Religious Institutions

  • Personal Identity Formation ( Race, Religious, and Regional Identities)



Jakubek, Joseph, and Spencer D. Wood. 2018.  "Emancipatroy empiriciam:  The Rural Sociology of W.E.B. Du Bois."   Sociology of Race and Ethnicity  4 (1): 14-34.

Jakubek, Joseph , and Cornelia Butler Flora. 2017.  "Biofuels in an Age of Cheap Oil: Community Capitals and Motivations to Participate in Biodiesel Value Chains".  Perspectives on Global Development and Technology. 16 (4):410-433.

Title: Lecturer
Department: Department of Sociology

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-7730

Fax: (828) 262-2294

Office address
228A Chapell Wilson Hall
Mailing address
ASU Box 32115, Boone, NC 28608


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