Dr. Janice Purk

Associate Professor
History, Philosophy & Political Science

Janice Purk

Contact Info

Email: jpurk@mansfield.edu

Phone: (570) 662-4486

209c Retan Center
Mansfield University Campus

Office Hours

none for summer 18

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Educational Background


Ph.D. Medical Sociology, May 2000,

Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

            Dissertation Title: “She is doing it all; health care behaviors in the dual-earner family”

LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) courses completed

M.A., Family and Consumer Studies focus Gerontology, May 1990

 Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

          Thesis Title: “Spousal caregiving of older adult CVA patients”

LSW certification completed- Social Work License in Ohio s000001870

Completion of 6-12 education requirements, December, 1976

Kent State University, Kent, Ohio


B.S., Home Economics, August, 1972

            Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

Partnerships & Affiliations

Member of ASA (American Sociological Assocation)

Member of ESS (Eastern Sociological Society)

Member of PSS (PA Sociological Society)