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Lisa Reyes Mason, PhD

Director, PhD Program and Assistant Professor

Selected Publications:

Mason, L. R., Shires, M. K., Arwood, C., & Borst, A. (in press). Social work research and global environmental change: A scoping review. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research.

Howe, D. A., Hathaway, J. M., Ellis, K. N., & Mason, L. R. (2017). Spatial and temporal variability of air temperatures across urban neighborhoods with varying land cover composition. Urban Forestry and Urban Greening, 27, 109-116.

Mason, L. R., Ellis, K. N., & Hathaway, J. M. (2017). Experiences of urban environmental conditions in socially and economically diverse neighborhoods. Journal of Community Practice, 25(1), 48-67.

Ellis, K. N., Hathaway, J. M., Mason, L. R., Howe, D., Epps, T., & Brown, V. M. (2017). Summer temperature variability across four urban neighborhoods in Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 127, 701-710.

Mason, L. R., Hathaway, J. M., Ellis, K. N., & Harrison, T. (2017). Public interest in microclimate data in Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. Sustainability, 9, 23.

Hass, A., Ellis, K. N., Mason, L. R., Hathaway, J. M., & Howe, D. A. (2016). Heat and humidity in the city: Neighborhood heat index variability in a mid-sized city in the Southeastern United States. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(1), 117.

Mason, L. R., & Agan, T. C. (2015). Weather variability in urban Philippines: A gender analysis of household impacts. Climatic Change, 132(4), 589-599.

Mason, L. R. (2015). Beyond improved access: Seasonal and multidimensional water security in urban Philippines. Global Social Welfare, 2(3), 119-128.

Mason, L. R.(2014). Examining relationships between household resources and water security in an urban Philippine community. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research, 5(4), 489-512.

Mason, L. R., Nam, Y., & Kim, Y. (2014). Validity of infant race/ethnicity from birth certificates in the context of U.S. demographic change. Health Services Research, 49(1), 249-267.

Nam, Y., Mason, L. R., Kim, Y., Clancy, M., & Sherraden, M. (2013). Survey response in a statewide social experiment: Differences in being located and collaborating by race and Hispanic origin. Social Work Research, 37(1), 64-74.

Mason, L. R. (2012). Household solid fuel use in the Philippines: An exploratory spatial and social analysis. Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development, 22(4), 228-242.

Mason, L. R. (2012). Gender and asset dimensions of seasonal water insecurity in urban Philippines. Weather, Climate, and Society, 4(1), 20-33.

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