Academic Program(s)

Ohio State University

Career Position(s)


Professor, Sinclair Community College, Sociology

Areas of Interest

Methodologies and Data

Dr. Rowell has worked on numerous module forms of learning including a diversity module on her campus as part of an NSF project and modules for the MidWest Institute for International Education. She also worked with the American Sociological Association and the NSF on an Integrating Data Analysis project over the past few years. As part of this project, she helped develop data analysis modules that could be used by students across the United States in introductory courses. She is currently working on a NSF funded project along with SSDAN and ICPSR to test assessment tools that can be used to examine the impact of quantitative modules in sociology classes. As part of this work, she will be testing some modules and developing a quantitative literacy rubric.