Frederick Schmidt


Director, Center for Rural Studies
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Community Development and Applied Economics,
Extension Specialist, CRD.

1963 B.A. Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio
1969 M.S. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
1973 Ph.D Cornell University, Ithica, New York
Fred's expertise runs the gamute through research, teaching, community involvement, committee and board work, and extensive publications on Rural Studies.  Fred begain his community develpment career as a Peace Corps volunteer in Malaysia.  Fred continues his work in Vermont through his association with leaders and citizens in state and local government, in both urban and rural studies.

Courses Taught