LORI KOWALESKI-JONES portrait
  • Investigator, Huntsman Cancer Institute
  • Associate Investigator, Institute for Public and International Affairs, College of Social and Behavioral Science
  • Chair, Family And Consumer Studies
  • Adjunct Professor, Sociology Department
  • Professor, Family And Consumer Studies

Professional Service

  • Population Association of America. Discussant at National Meeting. 04/2016 - 04/2016
  • population association of america. session organizer. 12/2011 - 05/2012

Internal Service

  • Associate Department Chair. Associate Department Chair, 07/2013 - present. Department service.
  • Department Workload committee. 12/2012 - 12/2013. Department service.
  • Consultant, Center for Public Policy Adminstration. 08/2012 - 12/2012. College service.
  • Masters in Public Policy Admissions Committee . member, 01/2012 - 12/2012. College service.
  • Masters of Public Policy Program, Graduate Admissions Committee,. 01/2012 - 12/2012. College service.
  • Graduate Admissions Committee. 01/2012 - 12/2012. Department service.

Community Partnership

  • Salt Lake County Division of Behavioral Health Services. 08/24/2015 - 12/14/2015
  • Wasatch Community Gardens. 08/24/2015 - 12/14/2015
  • Big Brothers, Big Sisters of utah. 08/24/2015 - 12/14/2015
  • Salt Lake Community Action Partnership. 08/24/2015 - 12/14/2015
  • Utah transit Authority . 08/2014 - 12/2014
  • Utah Department of Health Maternal and Child Health. 08/2014 - 12/2014
  • Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce. 08/2014 - 12/2014
  • Utah Clean Energy/University Community Solar Project. 08/2014 - 12/2014
  • Voices for Utah Children. 08/2014 - 12/2014
  • Utah Transit Authority. 08/2013 - 12/2013
  • Utah Division of Securities. 08/2013 - 12/2013
  • Voices for Utah Children. 08/2013 - 12/2013
  • Voices for Utah Children. 08/2012 - 12/2012
  • Slow Food Utah. 08/2012 - 12/2012
  • Utahns Against Hunger. 08/2012 - 12/2012
  • Slow Food Utah. 08/2012 - 12/2012
  • Office of Human Resources, University of Utah. 08/2012 - 12/2012
  • Utah Clean Energy. 08/2011 - 12/2012
  • Utah Department of Health, Physical Activity and Obesity Program. 08/2011 - 12/2012
  • Office of Sustainability. 08/2011 - 12/2012
  • Envision Utah. 08/2010 - 12/2010
  • Voices for Utah Children. 08/2010 - 12/2010
  • Utah Individual Development Account Network. 08/2010 - 12/2010
  • Community Food Coop. 08/2010 - 12/2010

Honors & Awards

  • Distinguished Teaching Award . University of Utah, 09/2017
  • Superior Teaching Award. College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Utah , 06/2016
  • 2010 Poster Award from the Population Association of America, Effects of Built Environment on Obesity: Using a Propensity Score Approach to Assess Selection and Causal Influences. Kowaleski-Jones, L. Ken R. Smith, Ikuho Yamada, Barbara Brown, Heidi Hanson, Cathleen Zick, Jessie Fan, . Population Association of America, 05/2010

In the Media

  • Appeared on Good For Utah Morning Show segment. 11/2016.