DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2018
Ms. Keating is a Ph.D. student in sociology at Louisiana State University (LSU). Her research focuses on healthcare, mental health, and disaster resilience. She is also interested in data collection methods for social science research. Ms. Keating holds a B.A. in sociology and a Bachelor of Social Work from Indiana University, a Master of Social Work from Portland State University, and will complete a MA in sociology from LSU in August 2018. Most recently, she worked as study coordinator for the Resilient Children, Youth and Communities (RCYC) Project, a partnership between LSU and the National Center for Disaster Preparedness. The RCYC project utilizes a longitudinal, mixed-methods approach to understanding resilience outcomes for Louisiana children, families, and communities following theDeepwater Horizonoil spill. Keating is a Licensed Master Social Worker in Louisiana with a clinical background in integrated behavioral health and work with rural communities.