Professor, Housing Studies Program

As a rural sociologist, Dr. Ziebarth is interested in small towns and rural areas. Her research focuses on housing as an indicator of economic, demographic, and policy changes. She has published work on migrant workers’ housing, employer assisted housing, and local housing policies. In addition, she has developed strategies for local housing needs assessment for small communities and has worked with local leaders to integrate housing planning with economic development strategies. Dr. Ziebarth also teaches housing courses in the Department of Design, Housing, and Apparel.

Office Address:
Design, Housing, and Apparel
240 McNeal Hall
1985 Buford Ave
St Paul, MN 5510

Phone: (612) 625-8795


Dr. Ann Ziebarth