Office: Davison Hall, 126
Assistant Professor of Sociology. Shepherd teaches classes in interventions and social change, organizations, and culture. She studies how social networks, social norms, culture, and organizations facilitate or impede social change. Her current projects are based on an intervention and research program— the Roots Program— that used a field experiment and longitudinal social network measures in 56 New Jersey middle schools to examine how to improve school climate in terms of peer harassment and conflict.
Read more: Shepherd, Hana
Office: Alcohol Studies
Office Phone: 732-445-3579
Distinguished Professor in the Sociology Department and the Center of Alcohol Studies. Her research focuses on the comorbidity of substance use, crime, violence, and mental health problems in community and high-risk samples. She also evaluates drug prevention interventions for college students.
Read more: White, Helene Raskin