Hilary Boudet

Assistant Professor of Sociology and Public Policy, Oregon State University
Chapter Member: Oregon SSN

About Hilary

Boudet's research interests include environmental and energy policy, social movements, and public participation in energy and environmental decision making. She teaches courses on energy and society, social movements and research methods. 


Community Responses to Large-Scale Energy Projects

In the News

"Trump’s ‘Energy Dominance’ Ambitions Hit Another Snag on the West Coast," Hilary Boudet (with Shawn Olson Hazboun), The Conversation, May 8, 2019.
Hilary Boudet quoted on public opinion of fracking by Ken Broda-Bahm, "The Oil and Gas Juror: Look for Both Familiarity and Contempt" JD Supra, May 7, 2018.
Hilary Boudet's research on Steve Law, "Neighbors Tend to Support Fracking until It Grows Too Common," Portland Tribune, May 3, 2018.
Hilary Boudet's research on fracking and public opinion discussed by "Proximity to Fracking Sites Affects Public Support of Them, Study Finds," EurekAlert!, April 30, 2018.
Hilary Boudet quoted on energy use and education by Elizabeth Harrington, "Feds Spend $999,951 Getting Kids to Scold Parents into Using Less Energy" The Washington Free Beacon, March 29, 2018.
Hilary Boudet's research on energy discussed by David Appell, "Girl Scouts Teach Parents Energy-Saving Steps," Climate Connections, November 11, 2016.
Hilary Boudet's research on energy discussed by Karan Kaplan, "Science Proves It: Girl Scouts Really Do Make the World a Better Place," Los Angeles times, July 11, 2016.
Hilary Boudet's research on energy discussed by Chelsea Harvey, "The Best Way to Teach Adults to Save Energy Might be through Their Children," The Washington Post, July 11, 2016.