Dr. Frank Beck
- Awards & Honors
Beck works in the area of community economic development, local policy, and persistent poverty. He is currently researching the relationship between geography, spatial inequality, place labeling, and the historical consequences of negative labels for community well-being.
497.002Capstone Research In Applied Community & Economic Developmnt
477.001Community Project Design And Management
398.005Professional Practice:Internship In Sociological Research
498.001Professional Practice:Applied Community Development Last Year
372.001Special Topics in Sociology
Teaching Interests & Areas
Community and Urban Sociology; Community Development; Demography; Sociology of Education; Social Statistics (undergraduate and graduate); Urban Soc.; Community; Intro. Soc.; Senior Experience; Foundations of Inquiry.
Research Interests & Areas
Community and economic development practice, rural community well-being, spatial inequality, persistently poor communities