Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Specialization
Race/ethnicity; gender; homonationalism; and conservative gay movements.

Education
2018  PhD Candidate Department of Sociology, University of California, Davis

Dissertation Title: Finding Fascism at the End of the Rainbow

Designated Emphasis: Feminist Theory and Research

2015 M.A. Department of Sociology, University of California, Davis

2011 B.A. Department of Psychology, University of Notre Dame
2011 Minor Poverty Studies, Interdisciplinary Minor Program, University of Notre Dame

Awards                                                                                                                                                                                    2018

Institute for Social Science's Summer Research Award

Sociology Small Research Grant                                                                                                                     

2017      

Graduate Student of Color Summer Research Award                                                                               

2011

Mel Bautista Service Award

Student Leadership Award

2009-2007

Doan Scholar

Balfour Scholar

Teaching Experience
2018               Assistant Instructor, SOC 4, Immigration, University of California, Davis

2015               Assistant Instructor, Social Relationships, University of California, Davis

2014               Teaching Assistant, Race Relations, University of California, Davis

2013               Teaching Assistant, African Am. Politics, Society, and Culture, Univ. of California, Davis

2012               Teaching Assistant, Social Problems, University of California, Davis

Teaching Assistant, Global Social Problems, University of California, Davis

Languages

  • English: Native Speaker
  • Spanish: Intermediate proficiency
  • German: Intermediate Proficiency