Sharon Nickols

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

Professor Emerita

Address:
Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

E-Mail:

workOffice Phone: 706-542-4856

Curriculum Vitae

Education

Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation
Ph.D Family Economics University of Missouri 1976
M.A. Family Life Education Teachers College, Columbia University 1967
B.S. Home Economics Education Kansas State University 1965

Research

History of home economics/family and consumer sciences

Teaching

Family resource management

Outreach

Meeting families' basic human needs. Leadership development in higher education administration.

Publications

Biography

Selected Publications

Nickols, S. Y. & Nielsen, R.B. (2011). "So many people are struggling": Developing social empathy through a poverty simulation.  Journal of Poverty, 15 (1), 22-42.

Williams, N.R., & Nickols, S.Y. (2011).  Traversing the bumpy road of learning:  Exploring faculty experiences in an international service-learning program in Tanzania.  Reflections:  Narratives of Professional Helping, 17 (1), 76-95.

Nickols, S.Y., Andress, E.L., Peek, G.G., & Nickols-Richardson, S.M. (2010).  Seeking food security:  Environmental factors influencing home food preservation and wellness, Part I: 1910-1959.  Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 39 (2), 122-136.

Nickols, S. Y. (2001). Family and consumer sciences in the United States. In Paul B. Baltes & Neil J. Smelser (eds.) International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, 8, (pp. 5279-5286). Oxford, England Elsevier Science, Ltd.

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