Andrew Tatch


  • Research Associate III (L,P,S)


Phone: (662) 325-2001


  • P.O. Box 6189
  • Mississippi State, MS 39762
  • Campus Mailstop: 9741


  • B.A., Valdosta State University
  • M.S., Valdosta State University
  • Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Sociological Association
  • Member, Society for the Study of Social Problems
  • Member, Mid-South Sociological Association

Research Specialization

    • Social stratification and health inequalities
    • Quantitative research methods

    Selected Publications

    • McDonnall, M. C., Cmar, J. L., & Tatch, A. J. (2020). Importance of agency context for long-term effectiveness of a business development training for rehabilitation counselorsJournal of Vocational Rehabilitation. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.3233/JVR-201081
    • Tatch, A., Hakki Yigit, I., Brown, D., & Robertson, A. (2019). Examining the Role of Race and Gender as Moderators of the Relationship between Depressive Symptoms and Hazardous Alcohol Consumption among DUI Offenders. Sociological Spectrum, 1-15.
    • Gardner, S. K., Robertson, A. A., Tatch, A., & Walker, C. S. (2018). Racial differences in college-student drinking. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 1–
    • Yigit, I. H., & Tatch, A. (2017). Syrian refugees and Americans: Perceptions, attitudes, and insights. American Journal of Qualitative Research, 1(1), 13-31.
    • Robertson, A., Gardner, S., Walker, C. S., & Tatch, A. (2016). DUI recidivism by intervention adherence: a multiple risk factor approach. The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse, 42(5), 597-605.