Dr. Jill Waity, Chair, Jill Waity is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Dr. Waity’s research focuses on poverty, food insecurity and spatial inequality. Her current research examines food insecurity among college students.
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“I enjoy working with Feast Down East because it gives me the opportunity to apply my research interests in a nonacademic setting. Feast Down East is working directly with the community on food access, which is really important.”