First Name   Theresa
Last Name   Goedeke
University or Association   NOAA National Centers for Coastal Science
City, State   Silver Spring , MD
Position Social Scientist
Insitution of Highest Degree University of Missouri-Columbia; Ph.D., 2003
Phone   work 301.713.3028 x237
Expertise Sector Research and Education
Area of Expertise Social & Economic Research
Other Expertise
Language Fluency (Other than English)
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Expertise Profile

 Dr. Goedeke has a degree in Rural Sociology with specialty in natural resource and environmental sociology. She has worked on range of topics including: climate change and coastal communities; social conflict over the use and management of natural resources; and the intersection of science, policy and law related to wildlife. Most recently, her work is focused on human use aspects of the coastal/marine environments and assessment of social well-being in coastal communities. Dr. Goedeke has experience using both qualitative and quantitative research methods. She has published two books and several journal articles in her substantive areas of interest, which are environmental/natural resource sociology, the social dimensions of wildlife, sociology of law and policy, and the sociology of science. She was a National Academies Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Fellow in Fall 2003 and a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at Florida A&M University’s Environmental Sciences Institute from 2004-2007.

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