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Dr Ryon Jayson Cobb

Name

[Dr Ryon Cobb]
  • Assistant Professor, Social Work

Appointments

    • 2018 to 2018 Assistant Professor
      School of Social Work ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington,
    • 2018 to 2018 Postdoctoral Scholar
      School of Social Work ,University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
    • 2013 to 2018 Postdoctoral Scholar
      USC/UCLA Center for Biodemography and Population Health ,University of Southern California (Los Angeles, TX,

Memberships

    • 2014 to Present Association of Black Sociologists
    • 2014 to Present Society for the Study of Social Problems
      Editorial Board Member
    • 2013 to Present Gerontological Association of America
      None
      GSA is the oldest and largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to research, education, and practice in the field of aging. GSA’s principal mission — and that of our 5,500 members — is to promote the study of aging and disseminate information to scientists, decision makers, and the general public.

Awards and Honors

    • Aug  2018 Trainee sponsored by NYU Langone School of Medicine and National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    • Dec  2014 Pilot Grant sponsored by Resource Center on Minority Aging Research, National Institute on Aging
    • Aug  2012 Dissertation Fellowship sponsored by Louisville Institute
    • Aug  2008 Predoctoral Fellowship sponsored by Ford Foundation on behalf of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

News Articles

    • Jan 2019 Christianity Today
      Research by Jason Shelton and I featured in this article.
      (Type: Magazine)

Publications

      Journal Article Accepted
      • Self-Reported Instances of Major Discrimination, Race/Ethnicity, and Inflammation Among Older Adults: Evidence From the Health and Retirement Study
        [Cobb, Ryon, Paker, Lauren, Thorpe, RolandJames].

      Journal Article 2017 2017
      • Congregational Composition and Explanations for Racial Inequality Among Black Religious Affiliates
        [Cobb, Ryon, Uskup, DilaraK., Jefferson, StevenT.]. 9(2), 163-169 [.] DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12552-017-9208-y

      Journal Article 2016
      • Self-identified race, socially assigned skin tone, and adult physiological dysregulation: Assessing multiple dimensions of "race" in health disparities research.
        [Cobb, Ryon, Thomas, CS, Laster Pirtle, WN, Darity, Jr, WA]. 2, 595-602 [.] DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ssmph.2016.06.007

      Journal Article 2015
      • Congregational Size and Attitudes towards Racial Inequality among Church Attendees in America
        [Cobb, Ryon, Dougherty, KevinD., Park, JerryZ., Perry, SamuelL.]. 6(3), 781-793 [.] DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/rel6030781
      2015
      • Exceptional Outgroup Stereotypes and White Racial Inequality Attitudes toward Asian Americans
        [Park, JerryZ., Martinez, BrandonC., Cobb, Ryon, Park, JulieJ., Wong, EricaRyu]. 78(4), 399-411 [.] DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0190272515606433
      2015
      • United by Faith? Race/Ethnicity, Congregational Diversity, and Explanations of Racial Inequality
        [Cobb, Ryon, Perry, SamuelL., Dougherty, KevinD.]. 76(2), 177-198 [.] DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/socrel/sru067

      Journal Article 2014
      • Othering Obama: Racial Attitudes and Dubious Beliefs about the Nation's First Black President
        [Tope, Daniel, Pickett, JustinT., Cobb, Ryon, Dirlam, Jonathan]. 57(4), 450-469 [.] DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0731121414536140

Courses

      • SOCW 4335-003 AGING IN AMERICAN SOCIETY
        (Course Id: 112719)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • SOCW 2302-006 LIFE SPAN DEV AND HUMAN BEHAV
        (Course Id: 108923)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • SOCW 4335-001 AGING IN AMERICAN SOCIETY
        (Course Id: 112719)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • SOCW 4335-003 AGING IN AMERICAN SOCIETY
        (Course Id: 112719)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018

Service to the Profession

    • 2018 to  2019
      Program Organizer (St. Louis, MI, USA)
      Society for the Scientific Study of Religion
    • 2018 to  2019
      Editorial Review Board Member
      Society for the Scientific Study of Social Problems