Research/Creative Interests

My research interests include identity formation and stigma management among marginalized groups in society, including but not limited to people with felony records, teenage mothers, and people with tic disorders or other neurodevelopmental differences. I also specialize in the sociology of gender and families.

Research/Creative Needs

Data collection, statistical analysis, qualitative coding and analysis

Mentoring Style

  • One-on-one or in small groups, depending on the project

Currently looking for a student to apply and work in these programs:

  • Elon College Fellows
  • Honors Fellows
  • Lumen Prize application

I can mentor a student enrolled in 4998/4999 hours during these semesters:

  • Most Fall/Spring semesters – email me to ask

Student Qualifications

  • Social science students, with a slight preference for sociology or anthropology majors or minors.

Interested? Please email me to set up a meeting.