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Scholarly Interest Report
         
Jim Elliott
Professor
Professor of Sociology
 
e-mail:James.R.Elliott@rice.edu
 
  • PhD Sociology (1997) University of Wisconsin, Madison
 
Primary Department
   Department of Sociology
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Department Affiliations
 
  • Department of Sociology
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    Websites
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    Research Areas
     Urban Sociology, Social Inequality, Environment
     
    Teaching Areas
     Urban Sociology, Social Inequality, Environment, Introduction to Sociology, Graduate Research Design
     
    Selected Publications
     Refereed articles
     

    Bernier, Carl, James R. Elliott, Jamie E. Padgett, Frances Kellerman, Philip B. Bedient "Evolution of Social Vulnerability and Risks of Chemical Spills during Storm Surge along The Houston Ship Channel." Natural Hazards Review , 18 (2017) : forthcoming: https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000252 .Unknown

     
     

    Elliott, James R. and Junia Howell "Beyond Disasters: A Longitudinal Analysis of Natural Hazards’ Unequal Impacts on Residential Instability." Social Forces, 95 (2017) : 11181-1207.Unknown

     
     

    Elliott, James R. and Kevin T. Smiley "Place, Space, and Racially Unequal Exposures to Pollution at Home and Work." Social Currents, forthcoming (2017, accepted) Unknown

     
     

    Elliott, James R. and Matthew Thomas Clement "Natural Hazards and Local Development: The Successive Nature of Landscape Transformation in the United States." Social Forces , 96 (2017) : 851-876.Unknown

     
     

    Elliott, James R., Elizabeth Korver-Glenn, and Daniel Bolger "The Successive Nature of City Parks: Making and Remaking Unequal Access over Time." City & Community, forthcoming (2017, accepted) Unknown

     
     

    Raker, Ethan J. and James R. Elliott "Attitudes toward Mass Arrivals: Variations by Racial, Spatial, and Temporal Distances to Incoming Disaster Evacuees." Social Science Quarterly, forthcoming (2017, accepted) Unknown

     
     

    Elliott, James R. and Junia Howell* (* Graduate advisee) "Beyond Disasters: A Longitudinal Analysis of Natural Hazards’ Unequal Impacts on Residential Instability." Social Forces (Now published online in advance of print publication forthcoming)

     
    Presentations
     Conference Paper
     

    "Co-Presenter.   2017.  “Beyond Disasters: A Longitudinal Analysis of Natural Hazards’ Unequal Impacts on Residential Instability.”  American Sociological Association, annual meeting, August, Montreal.."

     
     

    "Co-Presenter.  2017. “The Successive Nature of City Parks:  Making and Remaking Unequal Access over Time.” American Sociological Association, annual meeting, August, Montreal.."

     
     Invited Talks
     

    "Invited Speaker.  2017.  “A Real Disaster: How Rising Costs of Natural Hazards Are Increasing Social Inequality in America.”  Population Research Institute, Penn State University, October 10.

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    "Invited Speaker.  2017.  “Damages Done: How Natural Hazards Feed Social Inequality.”  Centre for Community Disaster Research, Mount Royal University, Calgary, Canada, May 16.."

     
    Editorial Positions
     Member of the Editorial Board, Demography (official journal of the Population Assoc of America). (2017 - 2019)

     Member of the Editorial Board, City & Community (offical journal of the American Sociological Assoc's Section on Community & Urban Sociology). (2017 - 2019)

    Positions Held
     Chair of Faculty Advisory Council, Kinder Institute for Urban Research. (2016 - 2019)

     Associate Chair, Department of Sociology, Rice University. (2017 - 2018)

     Co-Director, Social Analytics Cluster, Center for Energy & Environmental Research in the Human Sciences (CENHS), Rice University. (2017 - 2019)