Faculty Profile

Doug Henry

Title
Associate Professor
Department
Anthropology
College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

    

Education

PhD, Southern Methodist University, 2000.
Major: Cultural Anthropology
MA, Southern Methodist University, 1996.
Major: Medical Anthropology
BA, University of Virginia, 1987.
Major: Writing and Literature

Current Scheduled Teaching*

ANTH 5950.103, Applied Thesis, Spring 2023
ANTH 5950.103, Applied Thesis, Fall 2022
ANTH 5201.200, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2022 Syllabus
ANTH 3400.100, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2022 Syllabus
ANTH 5900.103, Special Problems, Fall 2022
ANTH 5910.103, Special Problems, Fall 2022

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

ANTH 5950.103, Applied Thesis, Summer 10W 2022
ANTH 1010.200, Introduction to Anthropology, Summer 5W1 2022 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 4220.100, Anthropology in Public Health, Spring 2022 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5210.100, Anthropology in Public Health, Spring 2022 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5950.103, Applied Thesis, Spring 2022
ANTH 5041.200, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2022 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5950.103, Applied Thesis, Fall 2021
ANTH 5950.303, Applied Thesis, Fall 2021
ANTH 5201.100, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2021 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 3400.100, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2021 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5900.103, Special Problems, Fall 2021
ANTH 5910.103, Special Problems, Fall 2021
ANTH 5950.203, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W1 2021
ANTH 4920.103, Cooperative Education in Anthropology, Summer 8W1 2021
ANTH 1010.200, Introduction to Anthropology, Summer 5W1 2021 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5950.103, Applied Thesis, Spring 2021
ANTH 5950.203, Applied Thesis, Spring 2021
ANTH 1010.001, Introduction to Anthropology, Spring 2021 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2021 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5950.101, Applied Thesis, Fall 2020
ANTH 5201.200, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5201.300, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 1010.200, Introduction to Anthropology, Summer 5W1 2020 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 1010.300, Introduction to Anthropology, Summer 5W1 2020 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 4220.001, Anthropology in Public Health, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ANTH 5210.001, Anthropology in Public Health, Spring 2020 Syllabus
ANTH 5950.103, Applied Thesis, Spring 2020
ANTH 3996.002, Honors College Mentored Research Experience, Spring 2020
ANTH 4900.103, Special Problems, Spring 2020
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Fall 2019
ANTH 5201.001, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2019
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W1 2019
ANTH 4770.010, Ethnographic Field School, Summer 5W1 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2019
ANTH 5700.015, Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology, Summer 5W1 2019 SPOT
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Spring 2019
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Spring 2019
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Fall 2018
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Fall 2018
ANTH 4200.001, Health, Healing and Culture : Medical Anthropology, Fall 2018 SPOT
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2018 SPOT
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2018
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W1 2018
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W2 2018
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2018
ANTH 4220.001, Anthropology in Public Health, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5210.001, Anthropology in Public Health, Spring 2018 SPOT
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Spring 2018
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Spring 2018
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Spring 2018
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Fall 2017
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Fall 2017
ANTH 5201.001, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2017 SPOT
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2017 SPOT
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2017
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Fall 2017
ANTH 5910.703, Special Problems, Fall 2017
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Summer 8W1 2017
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W1 2017
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W2 2017
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Spring 2017
ANTH 5950.800, Applied Thesis, Spring 2017
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Spring 2017
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Spring 2017
ANTH 5041.810, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2017 SPOT
ANTH 5041.820, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2017 SPOT
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2017
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Fall 2016
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Fall 2016
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Fall 2016
ANTH 4200.001, Health, Healing and Culture : Medical Anthropology, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 4770.009, Ethnographic Field School, Summer 5W2 2016 SPOT
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2016
ANTH 5700.013, Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology, Summer 5W2 2016 SPOT
ANTH 4220.001, Anthropology in Public Health, Spring 2016 SPOT
ANTH 5210.001, Anthropology in Public Health, Spring 2016 SPOT
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Spring 2016
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Spring 2016
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Spring 2016
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2016 SPOT
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Fall 2015
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2015
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W1 2015
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W1 2015
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Summer 5W2 2015
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2015
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Spring 2015
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Spring 2015
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Spring 2015
ANTH 4200.001, Health, Healing and Culture : Medical Anthropology, Spring 2015 Syllabus
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2015
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Spring 2015
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Fall 2014
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Fall 2014
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Fall 2014
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2014
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W1 2014
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W2 2014
ANTH 5950.803, Applied Thesis, Summer 5W1 2014
ANTH 4770.007, Ethnographic Field School, Summer 8W1 2014
ANTH 3996.001, Honors College Mentored Research Experience, Summer 10W 2014
ANTH 4900.001, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2014
ANTH 5900.001, Special Problems, Summer 10W 2014
ANTH 5700.007, Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology, Summer 8W1 2014
ANTH 5950.703, Applied Thesis, Spring 2014
ANTH 4200.001, Health, Healing and Culture : Medical Anthropology, Spring 2014 Syllabus
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2014
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2014
ANTH 5900.803, Special Problems, Spring 2014
ANTH 5950.903, Applied Thesis, Fall 2013
ANTH 5800.803, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2013
ANTH 5810.803, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Fall 2013
ANTH 5810.903, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Fall 2013
ANTH 5201.001, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2013
ANTH 5201.791, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2013
ANTH 4701.025, Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology, Fall 2013 Syllabus
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2013
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Spring 2013
ANTH 5800.803, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Spring 2013
ANTH 5800.903, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Spring 2013
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Spring 2013
ANTH 4200.001, Health, Healing and Culture : Medical Anthropology, Spring 2013 Syllabus
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2013
ANTH 5800.903, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2012
ANTH 5810.903, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Fall 2012
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2012 Syllabus
ANTH 4701.001, Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology, Fall 2012 Syllabus
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Summer 5W1 2012
ANTH 4770.005, Ethnographic Field School, Summer 3W1 2012 Syllabus
ANTH 2300.002, Culture and Society, Spring 2012 Syllabus
ANTH 5300.810, Migrants and Refugees, Spring 2012
ANTH 5300.820, Migrants and Refugees, Spring 2012
ANTH 4900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2012
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2012
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Spring 2012
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2011
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2011 Syllabus
ANTH 4900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2011
ANTH 5900.803, Special Problems, Fall 2011
ANTH 4701.001, Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology, Fall 2011 Syllabus
ANTH 5900.903, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2011
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Spring 2011
ANTH 5810.903, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Spring 2011
ANTH 5300.810, Migrants and Refugees, Spring 2011
ANTH 5300.820, Migrants and Refugees, Spring 2011
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2011
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2010
ANTH 5800.823, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2010
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Fall 2010
ANTH 3400.001, Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Fall 2010 Syllabus
ANTH 4900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2010
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Summer 5W2 2010
ANTH 5810.823, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Summer 10W 2010
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2010
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Spring 2010
ANTH 5800.823, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Spring 2010
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Spring 2010
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2010
ANTH 5041.810, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2010
ANTH 5041.820, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2010
ANTH 5041.830, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2010
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2010
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2009
ANTH 5800.813, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2009
ANTH 5201.001, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2009
ANTH 3100.006, People and Cultures, Fall 2009 Syllabus
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2009
ANTH 5900.823, Special Problems, Fall 2009
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2009
ANTH 5041.810, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2009
ANTH 5041.820, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2009
ANTH 5041.830, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2009
ANTH 4900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2009
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2008
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Fall 2008
ANTH 2250.001, Introduction to Sociocultural Anthropology, Fall 2008
ANTH 3100.006, People and Cultures, Fall 2008
ANTH 4900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2008
ANTH 5800.824, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Spring 2008
ANTH 5041.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2008
ANTH 5041.810, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2008
ANTH 5041.820, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2008
ANTH 5041.830, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2008
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2007
ANTH 2250.001, Introduction to Sociocultural Anthropology, Fall 2007
ANTH 3100.006, People and Cultures, Fall 2007
ANTH 5900.824, Special Problems, Fall 2007
ANTH 5910.903, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2007
ANTH 4800.001, Anthropological Fieldmethods, Spring 2007
ANTH 5020.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2007
ANTH 5020.026, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2007
ANTH 5020.810, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2007
ANTH 5020.820, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Spring 2007
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Fall 2006
ANTH 5030.001, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2006
ANTH 3100.006, People and Cultures, Fall 2006
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2006
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Summer 5W1 2006
ANTH 4900.703, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2006
ANTH 4800.001, Anthropological Fieldmethods, Spring 2006
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Spring 2006
ANTH 2250.002, Introduction to Sociocultural Anthropology, Spring 2006
ANTH 3100.006, People and Cultures, Spring 2006
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2006
ANTH 5910.703, Special Problems, Spring 2006
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Fall 2005
ANTH 5810.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum II, Fall 2005
ANTH 5030.001, Medical Anthropology, Fall 2005
ANTH 5020.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Fall 2005
ANTH 4900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2005
ANTH 5910.703, Special Problems, Fall 2005
ANTH 5800.703, Applying Anthropology: Practicum I, Summer 5W1 2005
ANTH 4900.703, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2005
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2005
ANTH 5900.703, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2005
ANTH 5910.703, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2005
ANTH 4610.004, Topics in Sociocultural Anthropology, Summer 5W1 2005
ANTH 2250.002, Introduction to Sociocultural Anthropology, Spring 2005
ANTH 4900.707, Special Problems, Spring 2005
ANTH 5910.703, Special Problems, Spring 2005
ANTH 3100.006, People and Cultures, Fall 2004
ANTH 5020.001, Quantitative Methods in Anthropology, Fall 2004
ANTH 5900.709, Special Problems, Fall 2004

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Published Publications

Published Intellectual Contributions

Book Chapter
Anoko, J., Henry, M. D. (2019). An Anthropological Approach to Removing a Community Curse Resulting From the Burial of a Pregnant Woman With a Fetus in Her Womb, Conducted During the Ebola Virus Epidemic in Guinea.. Pregnant in the Time of Ebola: Women and their Children in the 2013-2015 West African Epidemic. New York: Springer.
Henry, M. D. (2014). Attack of the Grotesque: Suffering, Sleep Paralysis, and Distress During the Sierra Leone War. Genocide and Mass Violence.
Henry, M. D. (2012). Diamonds Are Not a Boy's Best Friend:  What Happened When Alhadji Met the Rebels. In The Human Tradition in Modern Africa, D. Cordell, ed. . The Human Tradition in Modern Africa.
Henry, M. D. (2010). Article 27: Citizens, Refugees, and Relief along the Sierra Leone �" Guinea Border. In Sierra Leone Beyond the Lomé Peace Accord. M. Mustapha and J. Bangura, eds. New York: Palgrave MacMillan..
Henry, M. D. (2007). Nigerian Americans and Health.  In Health Seeking Behavior in Ethnic Populations.  T. Gibbs and S. Lurie, eds., Pp. 93-109.
Henry, M. D. (2006). Deliberate or indifferent to HIV transmission? Evidence of barebacking risk levels from an Internet site.  In Barebacking:  Psychosocial and Public Health Approaches.  P. Halkitis, L. Wilton, and J. Drescher, eds., Pp. 73-84.
Henry, M. D. (2005). Anthropological Contributions to the Study of Disasters.  In Disciplines, Disasters and Emergency Management: The Convergence and Divergence of Concepts, Issues and Trends From the Research Literature.  D. McEntire, ed..
Henry, M. D. (2004). Liberian Refugee Health Concerns.  In Refugee and Immigrant Health:  a Handbook for Health Professionals.  C. Kemp and L. Rasbridge, eds..
Henry, M. D. (2001). Entry for Countries and Their Cultures, M. Ember and C. Ember, eds..
Encyclopedia Article
Henry, D. (2017). Gender and Sleep Disorders. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender.
Henry, M. D. (2017). Sleep Wake Disorders: Cultural Factors. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology.
Journal Article
Henry, M. D., Brown, N. Are These “Wings” or a “Jet Pack?” Students assess the informal curriculum of an online Master’s program.. Annals of Anthropological Practice.
Brunson, E., Brondo, K., Copeland, T., Henry, M. D. (2021). “It’s Not Just Academic: the Importance of Program Development in Applied Anthropology Education.”. Annals of Anthropological Practice.
Henry, M. D., Purdy, E. (2020). Doing our work better, together: a relationship-based approach to defining the quality improvement agenda in trauma care.. British Medical Journal.
Sanderson, B., Henry, M. D. (2019). Learning from Parents of Children with Childhood Asthma.. Practicing Anthropology. 41(1), 32-37.
Fritz, S., Vosvick, M., Henry, D., Prybutok, V., Sheu, S. (2016). Correlates and Racial Ethnic Differences in Bareback Sex Among MSM with Unknown or Negative HIV Serostatus.
Henry, M. D., Knutson, K., Orzech, K., (2013). Introduction to Sleep, Culture, and Health: Reflections on the Other 1/3 of Life. 79, .
Henry, M. D., Rosenthal, L. (2013). The Signficance of Gender and Partner Reporting on the Diagnosis, Management, and Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
Henry, M. D. Understanding Patient Responses to Insomnia:  Perspectives from Medical   Anthropology.  Submitted to Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 2010. Anthropology.  Submitted to Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 2010.  . Behavioral Sleep Medicine. 11, .
Henry, M. D. (2008). Is Sleep Really for Sissies?  Understanding the Role of Work in Insomnia in the U.S..
Henry, M. D. (2007). Building a Sense of Community in an Online Class.
Henry, M. D. (2007). Ethnography in Evaluation: Uncovering Hidden Costs and Benefits in Child Mental Health.
Henry, M. D. (2007). Strangers in a Strange Land:  Anthropologists do Cost-Benefit Analysis.
Henry, M. D. (2006). Conflict, Diamonds, and the Political Economy of Instability in Africa.
Henry, M. D. (2006). Violence and the Body:  Somatic Expressions of Trauma and Vulnerability During Conflict.
Henry, M. D. (2005). Evidence of HIV transmission risk in barebacking men who have sex with men:  cases from the Internet.
Henry, M. D. (2005). Experiences of older informal caregivers to people with HIV/ AIDS in Lomé, Togo.
Henry, M. D. (2005). The Legacy of the Tank, the Violence of Peace.
Henry, M. D. (2004). Environmental Influences on Safer Sex in Young Gay Men:  a Situational Presentation Approach to Measuring Influences on Sexual Health.
Henry, M. D. (2002). Réfugiés Sierra-léonais, et aide humanitaire en Guinée: la réinvention d'une "citoyenneté de frontière".
Henry, M. D. (2002). Using Ethnographically Informed Venue-Based Surveys to Assess HIV and HBV Prevalence Among Dallas' Young Gay and Bisexual Men.
Popular Press Article
Henry, M. D. (2006). Assessment of the AETC Conference to Advance the Spirit of the Minority AIDS Initiative (MAI).
Henry, M. D. (2006). Assessment of the Medical Care and Capacity of the West Texas Panhandle.
Henry, M. D. (2006). Assessment of the Texas/ Mexico Border Physicians for the Cultural Adaptation of the Spanish Translation of Parkland's Pocket Guide to HIV Care.
Henry, M. D. (2006). Students and the Control of Sleep:  Perspectives from Medical Anthropology.
Henry, M. D. (2005). Cost Benefit Analysis of Wraparound Services.
Henry, M. D. (2003). Focus Groups and HIV:  a Guide for Community and Ethnographic Assessment.
Henry, M. D. (2003). Preface.  North Texas Guide to Immigrants and Immigrant Communities.
Henry, M. D. (2002). West African Sickness:  Health Beliefs Among Nigerian Immigrants.
Henry, M. D. (1998). Health, Income, and Empowerment Among Sierra Leonean Refugees.
Research Report
Henry, M. D., Anoko, J. (2020). Balancing Burial Rituals with Public Health Demands During the 2014 Guinean Ebola Epidemic..
Henry, M. D., Sanderson, B. (2019). Learning from Parents of Children with Childhood Asthma. Practicing Anthropology.
Henry, L. R., Henry, M. D. (2016). Mobile Food Pantry Research.

Awarded Grants

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

Grant - Research
Henry, L. R. (Co-Principal), Henry, D. (Co-Principal), "Study Abroad to Suva, Fiji," Sponsored by Charn Uswachoke International Development Fund, University of North Texas, $4000 Funded. (20142014).
Dash, N. (Principal), Holloway, L. L. (Co-Principal), Henry, M. D., ""Agency within Disaster Preparedness and Response: The Role of Poverty and Disability" (Linda Holloway and Doug Henry, Co-PIs)," Sponsored by National Science Foundation, Federal, $29943 Funded. (20062007).
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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

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  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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