Center for Population Studies

University of Mississippi

Elizabeth Young Sweeney

With a background in both publishing and education, Elizabeth joined CPS in 2015 as an editorial assistant for the international peer-reviewed journal Community Development, when its editorial office was housed at the University of Mississippi. She became a research associate at CPS in 2016 to focus on the dissemination of CPS research through communication and publication. In 2018 she was named managing editor of the Journal for Rural Social Sciences when its editorial office moved to UM. She has a BA in Religious Studies from Millsaps College and an MA and Ed.S. in Education, both from the University of Mississippi. She is currently a doctoral student in English education at UM.