Lynne Cossman

Professor and Chair
Department of Sociology and Anthropology, WVU
Faculty Research Associate, Regional Research Institute

Education:

Ph.D., Sociology and Demography, The Florida State University, 1996
M.S., Sociology, The Florida State University, 1992
B.S., Sociology and Women’s Studies, The Florida State University, 1990
Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests:

spatial concentrations of mortality and morbidity
the physician workforce
fear of crime for vulnerable (e.g., sick, elderly) populations

Honors and Awards:

Outstanding Instructor for the Honors College, West Virginia University, 2016-2017
Southeastern Conference Academic Consortium (SECAC) Academic Leadership Development Program (ALDP) 2013-2014
College of Arts & Sciences Researcher of the Year 2011
Mississippi State University State of Pride Award 2010
Clinton Wallace Dean’s Eminent Scholar  2008-2010
Academic and Research Leadership Program, Mississippi State University 2007-2008
Health Disparities Scholar, National Institutes of Health, National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities 2005-2007
Mississippi State University Outstanding Faculty Woman Award 2004
Frances Allen Fellowship, Outstanding Student Paper, Florida State University 1991
ICPSR Program Scholarship from Florida State University 1991