Skip to main content

Ben Gibbs

Associate Professor
Sociology, Sociology

2023 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602

Biography

I am from Pennsylvania and met my wife while attending BYU. I have five glorious daughters.

Research Interests

My research is focused on early childhood inequality and the impact of family background on health and educational outcomes.

Teaching Interests

I teach classes on social stratification and inequality.

Honors and Awards

  • Making Connections, National Organization for Research at the University of Chicago (2014 - 2015)
  • Mentoring Environment Grant (2014 - 2015)
  • Mentoring Environment Grant, Brigham Young University (2011 - 2013)
  • Student Mentorship Grant, Department of Sociology (2010 - 2010)
  • American Educational Research Association Dissertation Grant, American Educational Research Association (2009 - 2009)
  • Spencer Foundation Grant, Spencer Foundation (2008 - 2009)
  • Graduate Association Teaching Award, Ohio State University (2008 - 2008)
  • Teaching Excellence Award, Ohio State University (2007 - 2007)
  • Sant Research on Families Fellowship, Sant Research on Families (2004 - 2004)

Memberships

  • Sociology of Education Association (2014 - Present)
  • American Educational Research Association (2008 - Present)
  • American Sociological Association (2002 - Present)

Professional Citizenship

  • Committee/Council Member, Department of Workforce Services, Intergenerational Poverty Welfare Reform Commission, Research Advisory Sub-Committee (2014 - Present)
  • Conference-Related Role, Department of Workforce Services, Intergenerational Poverty Welfare Reform Commission, Research Advisory Sub-Committee (2014 - 2015)
  • Committee/Council Member, American Sociological Association (2012 - 2012)

Courses Taught

Publications

Luca Fumarco Magnus Carlsson Benjamin Guild Gibbs Benjamin Guild Gibbs Benjamin Guild Gibbs Renata A Forste Emily Lybbert Jamie Lynch Benjamin Guild Gibbs Luca Fumarco Benjamin Guild Gibbs Benjamin Guild Gibbs Kevin M Shafer Aaron Miles Luca Fumarco Benjamin Guild Gibbs Jonathan A Jarvis Giambattista Rossi Matthew L McKnight Scott Russell Sanders Benjamin Guild Gibbs Ralph B Brown Benjamin Guild Gibbs Priyank G. Shah Douglas B. Downey Jonathan A Jarvis Benjamin Guild Gibbs Lance David Erickson Mikaela Jean Dufur Miles Aaron Benjamin Guild Gibbs Kevin M Shafer Mikaela Jean Dufur Brian Harris Charles Morgan Benjamin Guild Gibbs Benjamin Guild Gibbs Tim Braley Heaton Benjamin Guild Gibbs Renata A Forste Benjamin Guild Gibbs Renata A Forste Benjamin Guild Gibbs Aaron Woodall Michael Rutkowski Benjamin Guild Gibbs Jonathan A Jarvis Mikaela Jean Dufur Benjamin Guild Gibbs Benjamin Guild Gibbs Mikaela Jean Dufur Shawn Meiners David Jeter Benjamin Guild Gibbs Douglas B. Downey Benjamin Guild Gibbs Stephen J Bahr Anita H. Armstrong Benjamin Guild Gibbs Paul E. Harris James K. Fisher.

Presentations

Benjamin Guild Gibbs Douglas Downey Jonathan A Jarvis Priyank Shah
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Jacob Mortensen Ian Peacock Kyle Nelson
Brady Alexander Currit Benjamin Guild Gibbs
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Miles Marsala Annie Neilson Dustin Steinacker
Miriam Clark Benjamin Guild Gibbs Laura Mussman
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Renata A Forste
Brian Harris Charles Morgan Benjamin Guild Gibbs
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Miriam Clark Craig Alder
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Charles Morgan
Tim Braley Heaton Benjamin Guild Gibbs
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Lance David Erickson
Michelle Payne Robby Meldau Miriam Clark Benjamin Guild Gibbs
Aaron Woodall Benjamin Guild Gibbs
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Brett Peterson
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Aaron Woodall Michael Rutkowski
Benjamin Guild Gibbs
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Brett Petersen Tiffany Wright Robby Meldau
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Charles Morgan
Benjamin Guild Gibbs Richard Wesley Gibbs Ralph B Brown