Jacob Hibel

Jacob Hibel
Associate Professor of Sociology,
University of California, Davis

Jacob Hibel is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology; the codirector of the Center for Poverty and Inequality Research; a Chancellor's Fellow; and a graduate fellow at the UC Davis School of Education. He is also a sociologist and demographer for the Graduate Group in Education and the Migration Research Cluster. He is primarily interested in issues related to education, child development, social stratification, and immigration. He received his PhD in sociology and demography from Pennsylvania State University.

updated 2022

Publications by Jacob Hibel
The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting changes in schooling have been particularly difficult for students learning the English language. Recent research indicates that nearly 40 percent of English learners (ELs) nationwide were not receiving the…