Gender and race in higher education institutions; family-work balance and family policy in higher education institutions; institutional transformation; social policy.
Intersectionality; gendered and racialized institutions; work organizations; marriage and family; public policy, family, and children; poverty and food Insecurity.
Race, Class and Gender; Social Problems; General Sociology; University Perspectives.
PhD in Public Policy, University of Arkansas
MA in Sociology, University of Arkansas
Peer Reviewed Publications
Rodica Lisnic, Anna Zajicek and Shauna Morimoto. 2018. “Gender and Race Differences in Faculty Assessment of Tenure Clarity: The Influence of Departmental Relationships and Practices.” Sociology of Race and Ethnicity (Refereed, online first). https://doi.org/10.1177/2332649218756137
Rodica Lisnic and Anna Zajicek. 2018. "Images of Trafficked Women: A Case Study of Media and Social Science Discourse in Moldova, 2003-2008." In Advances in Gender Research, Gender, and the Media volume, edited by Marcia Texler Segal and Vasilikie Demos (Refereed, forthcoming).
Morimoto, Shauna A., Anna M. Zajicek, Valerie H. Hunt, and Rodica Lisnic. 2013. "Beyond Binders Full of Women: NSF ADVANCE and Initiatives for Institutional Transformation." Sociological Spectrum 33 (5): 397-415 (Refereed).
Hunt, Valerie H., Shauna Morimoto, Anna Zajicek, and Rodica Lisnic. 2012. "Intersectionality and Dismantling Institutional Privilege: The Case of the NSF ADVANCE Program." Race, Gender, and Class 19 (1): 266-290 (Refereed).
Anna Zajicek, Shauna Morimoto, Aparna Terdalkar, Valerie H. Hunt, Joe Rencis, and Rodica Lisnic. 2011. “Recruitment Strategies for Gender Equity: Lessons from Cohort 1 ADVANCE Institutions,” Proceedings of the 2011 American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference & Exposition, Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 26-29, 2011 (Refereed).
Rodica Lisnic. Student Food Insecurity: Assessment, Predictors, Consequences and Potential Solutions. Center for Community Engagement, University of Arkansas, July 2016. Report published at: http://service.uark.edu/foodprograms/Resources.php
New Faculty Commendation for Teaching Commitment, Fall 2018. University of Arkansas, Wally Cordes and Teaching Faculty Support Center.
Provost’s Instructional Enhancement Grant, Spring 2017 - $ 1,000. Office of the Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Arkansas.
President’s Volunteer Service Award, 2015-2016, Corporation for National and Community Service.