Nick Garcia


    Nick Garcia

    Assistant Professor of Sociology

    The Ohio State University: BA Philosophy, MS/PhD Rural Sociology


    My research typically incorporates place features as they shape livelihoods and inequalities.

    Areas of study:
    • Disability (prevalence, employment, government responsiveness, community mobility)
    • Hate crime and extremist groups
    • Environmental movements and countermovements
    • Food justice and agricultural systems

    SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology

    SOC 221 Social Inequalities

    SOC 306 Research Methods in Sociology

    SOC 370/ENV 370 Environmental Sociology

    SOC 394 Sociology of Food and Agriculture

    SOC 394 Development in Community Context

    SOC 394 Development in International Context