Scott Sanders, Assistant Professor

Department: Sociology



Office: 2039 JFSB

Phone: 801-422-5309


  • PhD in Development Sociology from Cornell University, 2013
  • Masters in Public Administration in International Development from Cornell University, 2006
  • BS in International Politics from Brigham Young University, 2002

Research Interests

Rural inequalities, Poverty, Health care access, Globalization and labor in Southeast Asia


  • Early Career Award from Rural Sociological Society, 2017
  • Certificate of Appreciation from Rural Sociological Society, 2015

Professional Affiliations

  • Rural Sociological Society

Recent Publications