Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) Research Center
Institute of Transportation Studies
Nicolette Caperello is a researcher at the Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) Research Center working with faculty and graduate students to study how consumers use and understand PHEVs. Her solid background in interview techniques and qualitative analysis lend themselves well to this project. In addition, Nicolette is currently a Sociology Instructor at Sierra College in Rocklin, CA, and has taught at Chico State University and Columbia Community College. She received a Master of Arts in Sociology from CSU Sacramento and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from UC Davis. As a sociologist, her interests include: research methods, culture, socialization, media, and gender studies.