Associate Professor of Sociology
College of Humanities & Social Sciences
Josh Packard holds a Ph.D. in sociology from Vanderbilt University. He serves as the Executive Director of the UNC Social Research Lab (SRL), which conducts data collection and analysis projects for community partners both on and off campus. Through his teaching and work with the SRL, Packard is continually involved in developing creative and rigorous assessment efforts that provide high quality, actionable insights. He was the recipient of the 2015 Award for Excellence in Social Science Engaged Research.