Jackie Chavez is a 2006 alumna of the Masters program. She has worked as a fraud investigator for NWI Investigative Group, Inc. and as an instructor at Mississippi State University. She holds a PhD in Sociology from Mississippi State University and is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at Troy University.
In the Media
The analysis has also identified explicit name-calling and the infantilization of older adults for their vulnerability to COVID-19…Age discrimination therefore occurs on multiple levels for older adults who will continue to bear the brunt of COVID-19 in terms of social burdens and body counts as the pandemic continues its grim march across the globe.