Jeannette M. Wade

TitleAssistant Professor

DepartmentSocial Work and Sociology


OfficeGibbs Hall
Room: 206D

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Jeannette M. Wade


Ph D: Sociology, The University of Akron, 2016

BA: International Relations, Cleveland State University, 2007

MA: Child and Family Development, The University of Akron, 2007

Research Interests

Social Determinants of Black Women's Health, Sociology of Race and Ethnicity, Gender Studies, Research Methods, Sociology of Families

Recent Publications

Peralta,  Robert   Schnellinger,  Rusty   Wade,  Jeannette  Barr,  Peter  Carter,  James   ( 2019).  The association between Food and Alcohol Disturbance (FAD), race, and ethnic identity belonging.    Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity.

Wade,  Jeannette  ( 2018).  African Americans, Fast Food, and the Birdcage of Oppression.  In Jared A. Jaworski,  Advances in Sociological Research   ( 25,  ).   Nova Science Publishers.

Wade,  Jeannette  ( 2017).  Doing Difference and Fast Food Consumption: Patterns Among a Sample of White and African American Emerging Adults.    Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities.

Wade,  Jeannette  Peralta,  Robert   ( 2016).  Perceived racial discrimination, heavy episodic drinking, and alcohol abstinence among African American and White college students.    Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Use.