Jacqueline Bergdahl has an undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland European Division. She earned both a M.A. and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of New Mexico. Dr. Bergdahl is an Associate Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology/Anthropology and Director of the Applied Behavioral Science (ABS) Program. Dr. Bergdahl's teaching areas include statistics and research methods. Her areas of specialization are traffic safety, gender, race/ethnicity, food, fatness and fitness.
Sociological Analysis (SOC 3400)
Research Methods I (ABS 7100)
Bergdahl, Jacqueline. (2007). Ethnic and Gender Differences in Attitudes Towards Driving. Social Science Journal 44. 91-97.
Bergdahl, Jacqueline. (2005). Sex Differences in Attitudes Towards Driving: A Survey. Social Science Journal 42. 595-601.
Bergdahl, Jacqueline. (1999). An Application of Convergence Theory to Women's Drinking and Driving. Women and Criminal Justice 10. 4:93-107.
Bergdahl, Jacqueline and Michael R. Norris. (2002). Sex Differences in Single Vehicle Fatal Crashes: A Comparison of Men's and Women's Crash Characteristics. Social Science Journal 39. 287-293.
Bergdahl, Jacqueline and Philip May. (2002). Alcohol-Related Motor Vehicle Fatalities on and Around the New Mexico Portion of the Navajo Indian Reservation: A Baseline Study of the Pattern 1982-1986. In: Mail, P.D.; Huertin-Roberts, S.;Martin, S.E.; and Howard, J., eds. Alcohol Use Among American Indians and Alaska Natives: Multiple Perspectives on a Complex Problem. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Research Monograph No. 37. Bethesda, MD: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
Bergdahl, Jacqueline, Sarah Twill, Michael Norris and Matthew Ream. (2015). Assessing the Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency: An Evaluation of a Juvenile Court’s Prevention Program. Family Court Review 53. 4:617-631.
Norris, Michael and Jacqueline Bergdahl. (2007). Effects of Ethnicity and Nationality on Driving Attitudes and Perceived Risk of Victimisation. In: Crime, Delinquency and Justice: A Caribbean Reader, Professor Ramesh Deosaran,ed. Kingston, Jamaica: Ian Randle Publishers Limited.
Twill, S. E., Bergdahl. J., & Fensler, R. (2016). Partnering to build a better pantry: A university response to food insecurity on campus. Journal of Poverty. DOI: 10.1080/10875549.2015.1094775
American Sociological Association
North Central Sociological Association
Association for the Study of Food and Society