Dr. Graham Cochran

Associate Professor, Community and Extension Education and Leadership
B.S. in Biology, Marietta College
M.S. in Zoology, Miami University
Ph.D in Extension Education, The Ohio State University

 

 

Research Interests

Organizational development for Extension education

Workplace learning

Workforce preparation for youth

 

Honors

  • 2015 NAE4-HA Excellence in Camping, Team Award (for research on competencies for camp counselors). .
  • 2012 1st Place in Educational Exhibit, Internally Produced Category, ESP Creative Works. .
  • 2012 Visionary Leadership Recognition (Award given to recognize “Extension professionals whose significant accomplishments have resulted in leading Extension forward in new directions.” One award in Ohio given annually. Selected by a peer review committee.). .

Journal Articles

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

  • Ferrari, T. M., Arnett, N., & Cochran, G., 2008, "Preparing teens for success: Building 21st century skills through a 4-H work-based learning program." Journal of Youth Development 1, no. 3,

2007

  • Cochran, G. R., Arnett, N. E., & Ferrari, T. M., 2007, "Adventure Central: Applying the "demonstration plot" concept to youth development." Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement 4, no. 11,
  • Cochran, G. R., 2007, "Negotiating the complexities of qualitative research in higher education: Fundamental elements and issues – A book review." Journal of Extension 4, no. 45,

2006

2000

  • Cochran, G. R., & Solomon, N. G., 2000, "Effects of food supplementation on the social organization of prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster)." Journal of Mammalogy 3, no. 81, 746 - 757.