Professor, Researcher, Author
As an associate professor of Home Economics Research, Dr. Gordon Bivens teaches home management courses "Consumers in the Market" and "Food Economics" for cross credit with the Economics and Sociology Department. (A cross-credited course is a course offered for credit in more than one department. The student may receive credit in more than one department. The student may receive credit for it in the department he chooses.) Dr. Bivens, together with Dr. Margaret Liston, head of the Home Management Department, also teaches experimental courses in "Time and Human Resource Management" and "Social Problems of Family Housing."