Hilary Boudet, Ph.D.
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-3703
Phone: (541) 737-2641 (541) 737-2641
- SOC 471/571 - Social Movements
- SOC 499/599 - Energy and Society
- SOC 519 - Applied Research Methods
- PPOL 628 - Advanced Qualitative Methods
Areas of Interest:
- Environmental and natural resource sociology
- Social movements, contentious politics
- Public participation in energy and environmental decision-making
- Ph.D. - Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources, Stanford University 2010
- B.A. - Environmental Engineering and Political Science, Rice University 2004
- Girls Learning Environment and Energy (GLEE)
- Community response to energy development
- Public perceptions of extreme weather and climate change
McAdam, D. and H.S. Boudet (2012). Putting social movements in their place: Explaining opposition to energy projects in the United States, 2000-2005. Cambridge University Press.
- Howe, P.D., H.S. Boudet, E. Maibach and A. Leiserowitz (accepted). Mapping the shadow of experience of extreme weather events. Climatic Change Letters.
- Boudet, H.S., J. Flora, N.M. Ardoin, K. C. Armel, and T. R. Robinson (2014). Energy behaviors of northern California Girl Scouts and their families. Energy Policy 73: 439-449.
- Boudet, H.S., C. Clarke, D. Bugden, E. Maibach, C. Roser-Renouf and A. Leiserowitz (2014). “Fracking” controversy and communication: Using national survey data to understand public perceptions of hydraulic fracturing. Energy Policy 65: 57-67.
- Wright, R. L. and H.S. Boudet (2013). To act or not to act: Context, capability, and community response to environmental risk. American Journal of Sociology 118(3): 728-77. Reported in Wu, C (Sumer 2013). What makes people mobilize? Stanford Social Innovation Review.
- Boudet, H.S. (2011). From NIMBY to NIABY: Regional mobilization against liquefied natural gas siting in the US. Environmental Politics 20(6): 786-806.
- Boudet, H.S., D. Jayasundera and J. Davis (2011). Drivers of conflict in global infrastructure projects. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management 137(7): 498-511.
- Boudet, H.S. and L. Ortolano (2010). A tale of two sitings: Contentious politics in liquefied natural gas facility siting in California. Journal of Planning Education and Research 30(1): 5-21. Reprinted in Megaprojects Planning and Management: Essential Readings. Ed. B. Flyvbjerg. Edward Elgar (2014).
- McAdam, D., H.S. Boudet, J. Davis, R. J. Orr, W. R. Scott, and R. Levitt (2010). ‘Site fights’: Explaining opposition to pipeline projects in the developing world. Sociological Forum 25(3): 410-427. Reprinted in Global Projects: Institutional and Political Challenges. Ed. W.R. Scott, R. J. Orr and R. E. Levitt. Cambridge University Press (2011).
Honors & Awards:
- National Science Foundation, Sociology ($325,000), 2014-2016
- Oregon Sea Grant ($10,000), 2014-2015
- Chester Rapkin Award for best article published in Volume 30 of the Journal of Planning Education and Research for “A Tale of Two Sitings: Contentious Politics in Liquefied Natural Gas Facility Siting” with Leonard Ortolano
- National Science Foundation; Science, Technology & Society/Sociology ($199,235), 2008-2010
- Stanford University Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society Graduate Fellow, 2007-2008
- David and Lucile Packard Foundation Stanford University Graduate Fellow, 2004-2007