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Eric Anthony Grollman, Ph.D.
(Pronouns: they/them/theirs)

Department of Sociology and Anthropology
302E Weinstein Hall
231 Richmond Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173

Email: egrollma [at] richmond [dot] edu
Department Phone: (804) 287-6816
Department Fax: (804) 287-1278

 PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS HELD

Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Richmond,  2019-present

Assistant Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Richmond, 2013-2019

Affiliate Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2017-2018

EDUCATION

Doctor of Philosophy, Sociology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, 2013
Qualifying Exam: Social Psychology
Graduate Minor: Social Science Research Methods

Masters of Arts, Sociology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, 2009

Bachelors of Arts, Sociology and Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, 2007
Certificate: Gender and Women’s Studies

RESEARCH AND TEACHING INTERESTS

Scholar-activism; Prejudice and discrimination; LGBTQ studies; Race, gender, class, & sexualities (Intersectionality); and, Health and illness

BOOKS

Sumerau, J. E., and Eric Anthony Grollman. Forthcoming Black Lives and Bathrooms: Racial and Gendered Reactions to Minority Rights Movements. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Whitaker, Manya, and Eric Anthony Grollman. 2019. Counternarratives from Women of Color Academics: Bravery, Vulnerability, and Resistance. New York, NY: Routledge. [See my blog post summary.]

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

Sumerau, J. E., TehQuin Forbes, Eric Anthony Grollman, Lain A. B. Mathers. Forthcoming. “Constructing Allyship and the Persistence of Inequality.” Social Problems. doi: 10.1093/socpro/spaa003.

Grollman, Eric Anthony, and Nao Hagiwara. 2019. “‘Discrimination’ Vs. ‘Unfair Treatment’: Measuring Differential Treatment and Its Association with Health.” Sociological Inquiry 89(4): 645-676. doi: 10.1111/soin.12277.

Hagiwara, Nao, Eric Anthony Grollman, and Tiffany L. Green. 2019. “Experiences of Discrimination And Sexual Behaviors: An Examination of Motives as Potential Psychological Mediators.” International Journal of Sexual Health 31(2): 115-130. doi: 10.1080/19317611.2019.1583299

Grollman, Eric Anthony. 2019. “Americans’ Gender Attitudes at the Intersection of Sexual Orientation and Gender.” Journal of Homosexuality 66(2): 141-172. doi: 10.1080/00918369.2017.1398022.

Sumerau, J. E., and Eric Anthony Grollman. 2018 “Obscuring Oppression: Racism, Cissexism and the Persistence of Social Inequality.” Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 4(3): 322-337. doi: 10.1177/2332649218755179.

Grollman, Eric Anthony. 2018. “Sexual Orientation Differences in Whites’ Racial Attitudes.” Sociological Forum 33(1): 186-210. doi: 10.1111/socf.12405.

Sumerau, J. E., Eric Anthony Grollman, and Ryan Cragun. 2018. “‘Oh My God, I Sound Like a Horrible Person’: Generic Processes in the Conditional Acceptance of Sexual and Gender Diversity.” Symbolic Interaction 41(1): 62-82. doi: 10.1002/symb.326. [PDF]

Grollman, Eric Anthony, and Nao Hagiwara. 2017. “Measuring Self-Reported Discrimination: Trends in Question Wording Used in Publicly Accessible Datasets.” Social Currents 4(4): 287-305. doi: 10.1177/2329496517704875.

Grollman, Eric Anthony.  2017.  “Sexual Health and Multiple Forms of Discrimination Among Heterosexual Youth.”  Social Problems 64(1): 156-75. doi: 10.1093/socpro/spw031.  [Video abstract: “‘The Authors’ Attic’ with Dr. Eric Anthony Grollman“]

Grollman, Eric Anthony.  2017.  “Sexual Orientation Differences in Attitudes About Sexuality, Race, and Gender.” Social Science Research 61: 126-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2016.05.002.

Miller, Lisa R., and Eric Anthony Grollman.  2015.  “The Social Costs of Gender Non-Conformity for Transgender Adults: Implications for Discrimination and Health.”  Sociological Forum 30(3): 809-831. doi: 10.1111/socf.12193.  [PDF]

Meyer, Doug, and Eric Anthony Grollman.  2014.  “Sexual Orientation and Fear at Night: Gender Differences among Sexual Minorities and Heterosexuals.”  Journal of Homosexuality 61(4): 453-470. doi: 10.1080/00918369.2013.834212.

Grollman, Eric Anthony.  2014.  “Multiple Disadvantaged Statuses and Health: The Role of Multiple Dimensions of Discrimination.”  Journal of Health and Social Behavior 55(1): 3-19. doi: 10.1177/0022146514521215.  [Online supplement]

Grollman, Eric Anthony.  2012.  “Multiple Forms of Perceived Discrimination and Health among Adolescents and Young Adults.”  Journal of Health and Social Behavior 53(2): 199-214. doi: 10.1177/0022146512444289. [Online supplement]

Lottes, Ilsa L., and Eric Anthony Grollman. 2010. “Conceptualization and Assessment of Homonegativity.” International Journal of Sexual Health 22(4): 219-33. doi: 10.1080/19317611.2010.489358.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Grollman, Eric Anthony. 2019. “Afterword.” In Narratives of Marginalized Identities in Higher Education: Inside and Outside the Academy, edited by S. Khadka, J. Davis-McElligatt, and K. Dorwick. New York, NY: Routledge.

Grollman, Eric Anthony. 2018. “Black, Queer, and Beaten: On the Trauma of Graduate School.” Pp. 159-171 in Negotiating the Emotional Challenges of Conducting Deeply Personal Research in Health, edited by A. C. H. Nowakowski and J. E. Sumerau. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Grollman, Eric Anthony. 2014. “Sexual Harassment Is About Power, Not Desire.”  In Sexual Harassment: Issues that Concern You, edited by A. Gillard. Detroit, MI: Greenhaven Press.

Grollman, Eric Anthony. 2008. “Old-Fashioned and Modern Homonegativity within an American College Student Sample.” UMBC Review: Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Works 9: 76-101.

REPORTS AND OTHER WORKS

Grollman, Eric Anthony, and Laurel Westbrook. 2017. “Promoting Transgender Justice through Sociology.” Footnotes (newsletter of the American Sociological Association) 45(3): 12.

Interview with Lisa R. Miller and Eric Anthony Grollman, Scholars Strategy Network. 2017. “How Discrimination Harms Health” (regarding transgender health). No Jargon [Audio podcast]. Retrieved from http://www.scholarsstrategynetwork.org/podcast/how-discrimination-hurts.

Miller, Lisa R., and Eric Anthony Grollman.  2016.  “Discrimination as an Obstacle to the Wellbeing of Transgender Americans.”  SSN Key Findings, Scholars Strategy Network.

Talley, Heather Laine. 2015. “Embracing the Academic Margins: An Interview with Eric Anthony Grollman.” Feminist Teacher 25: 189-94.

Grollman, Eric Anthony.  2014.  “How Discrimination Hurts Health and Personal Wellbeing.” SSN Key Findings, Scholars Strategy Network.  [Also on The Society Pages]

Grollman, Eric Anthony.  2013.  “Blogging for (A) Change.”  Remarks, Newsletter for the Section on Racial and Ethnic Minorities, American Sociological Association.

Culatta, Elizabeth, Daniel B. Shank, Eric Anthony Grollman, and Alec Watts. 2012.  “Social Psychology Graduate Student Advisory Report on a Survey of Student Members.”  Graduate Student Advisory Committee, Section on Social Psychology, American Sociology Association.

Grollman, Eric Anthony.  2010.  Bystander Intervention Curriculum.  A report on sexual violence prevention curricula for Middle Way House, Bloomington, IN.

FELLOWSHIPS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

Summer Research Fellowship, University of Richmond, 2020

Summer Research Fellowship, University of Richmond, 2018

Summer Research Fellowship, University of Richmond, 2017

Summer Research Fellowship, University of Richmond, 2016

SAGE Teaching Innovations & Professional Development Award: stipend to attend American Sociological Association Teaching and Learning Preconference,  2013

Lee Student Support Fund, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2011

Ford Diversity Predoctoral Fellowship, 2010-2013

Summer Research Fellowship, Department of Sociology, Indiana University, 2010

Diversity Fellows Program, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 2010
Received stipend, university housing, and travel allowance to teach Sociology of Sexuality

Lee Student Support Fund, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2009

Schuessler Scholarship for Study at ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods, Indiana University, 2009

Summer Research Fellowship, Department of Sociology, Indiana University, 2009

Graduate Fellowship, Department of Sociology, Indiana University, 2007-2012

GRANTS

Course Transformation Grant ($3,000) to develop new course, “Medical Sociology,” Program for Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, University of Richmond, 2014

National Sexuality Resource Center grant ($2,000) to start a Campus Coalition for Sexual Literacy chapter at Indiana University, 2008

HONORS AND AWARDS

Faculty Ally of the Year (for LGBTQ students), Office of Common Ground, University of Richmond, 2016

Best Dissertation Award, Section on Mental Health, American Sociological Association, 2014; for, “The Continuing Significance of Discrimination: Multiple Forms of Discrimination and Health”

Karl F. Schuessler Award for Graduate Research, Department of Sociology, Indiana University, 2012; for “Multiple Forms of Perceived Discrimination and Health among Adolescents and Young Adults”

1st Place Graduate Student Paper Competition Award, Midwest Sociological Society, 2012; for “Multiple Forms of Perceived Discrimination and Health among Adolescents and Young Adults”

Outstanding Graduate Student Mentor Award, Department of Sociology, Indiana University, 2011

3rd Place Graduate Student Paper Competition Award, North Central Sociological Association, 2011; for “Multiple Forms of Perceived Discrimination and Health among Adolescents and Young Adults”

Nominee, Distinguished Thesis Award, Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools, 2010

Phi Beta Kappa Society, 2007

Omicron Delta Kappa, National Leadership Honor Society, 2007

Alpha Kappa Delta, National Collegiate Honor Society for Sociology, 2006

Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology, 2006

The Golden Key International Honour Society, 2005

Peace & Justice Award, Washington Peace Center, Washington, DC, 2005

INVITED TALKS, PANELS, AND WORKSHOPS

Panelist, “Brave Women of Color in Academics,” cosponsored by the Consortium for Graduate Studies in Gender, Culture, Women, & Sexuality (GCWS), Boston College, MIT, Tufts, Boston University, and University of Massachusetts Boston, 2020

Co-facilitator, “Counternarratives from Women of Color Academics: A Working Lunch,” Boston University, 2020

Panelist, “Counternarratives from Women of Color Academics,” Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, 2020 [see news article write-up here]

Co-facilitator, “Empowering Ourselves as Women of Color” Tacoma Community College, Tacoma, WA, 2020

Co-facilitator, “Thriving in Academe: Counternarratives from Women of Color: Bravery, Vulnerability, and Resistance,” University of Washington Tacoma, Tacoma, WA, 2020

Panelist, “Counternarratives from Women of Color Academics: A Public Dialogue,” University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 2019

Co-facilitator, “Counternarratives from Women of Color Academics” workshop for graduate students, post-docs, and faculty, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 2019

Co-facilitator, “Brave Conversations for Women of Color Academics” workshop, Winston-Salem State University and Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, 2019

Panelist, “Being a Culturally Conscious Leader,” Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO, 2019

Invited speaker “Becoming an Intellectual Activist,” Washington College, Chestertown, MD, 2019

Keynote speaker, “A Call for Academic Justice,” Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, 2019 [See UMBC Magazine interview]

Panelist, “Counternarratives from Women of Color Academics,” University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, 2019

Panelist, “Women of Color in the Academy: Mentoring, Leading, and Thriving,” University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 2019 [See more about contributors from UNT’s La Colectiva peer mentoring group here]

Panelist, “Stories of Academic Bravery and Resilience,” James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, 2019

Panelist, “Counternarratives: A Conversation about Faculty Peer-Mentoring,” James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, 2019

Panelist, “Celebrating Women of Color Academics: Dialogue and Community-Building,” Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, 2019

Panelist, “Celebrating Brave Women of Color Academics,” Washington & Lee University, Lexington, VA, 2019

Invited speaker, “On Becoming an Intellectual Activist,” Duke University, Durham, NC, 2017

Keynote speaker, “Blogging for (a) Change in Higher Education,” Media Sociology Pre-conference, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Seattle, WA, 2016

Invited speaker, “Blogging for (a) Change in Higher Education,” Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, 2016

Panelist, Intellectual Activism in 21st Century America: Ethics, Technology, and Constraints, Parren Mitchell Symposium on Intellectual Activism, Social Justice & Criminalization, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 2015 [available online here]

Panelist, “How I Became an Intellectual Activist,” Conference of Ford Fellows, Washington, DC, 2015

Keynote speaker, Sociology/Anthropology Student Ceremony, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA 2014

Panelist, “Open Scholarship as Intellectual Activismpanel on open scholarship, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, 2014

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS

“Celebrating Brave Women of Color Academics,” National Women’s Studies Association annual conference, San Francisco, CA, 2019

“Sexual Orientation Differences in Women’s and Men’s Gender Attitudes,” American Sociological Association annual meeting, Montréal, Québec, Canada, 2017

“Sexual Orientation Differences in Attitudes About Sexuality, Race, and Gender,” Sociologists for Women in Society winter meeting, Memphis, TN, 2016

“Measuring Discrimination: ‘Discrimination’ versus ‘Unfair Treatment’ Question Wording and Health,”  Southern Sociological Society annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2015

“Sexual Health and Interpersonal Discrimination among Heterosexual Youth,” American Sociological Association annual meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2014

“Multiple Disadvantaged Statuses and Health: The Role of Multiple Dimensions of Discrimination,”  American Sociological Association annual meeting, New York, NY, 2013

“The Social Costs of Gender Non-Conformity for Transpeople: Implications for Discrimination and Health-Harming Behaviors,” American Sociological Association annual meeting, Denver, CO, 2012 (with Lisa R. Miller)

“Multiple Forms of Perceived Discrimination and Health Among Adolescents and Youth,” American Sociological Association annual meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2011

“Anti-LGBTQ Bullying and Harassment: Renewed Attention to an Old Problem,” introduction for the special session, Society for the Study of Social Problems annual meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2011

“Traditional and Modern Homonegativity Among Undergraduate Students,” The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality annual meeting, Indianapolis, IN, 2007

SPECIALIZED RESEARCH TRAINING

Summer Institute in LGBT Population Health, The Fenway Institute & Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 2011

Summer Program in Quantitative Methods, Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2009

Summer Institute on Sexuality, Education, and Politics, National Sexuality Resource Center, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, 2008

Primer on Empirical Research on Sexual Orientation, The Williams Institute, University of California Los Angeles School of Law, Los Angeles, CA, 2008

PEDAGOGICAL TRAINING

Teaching and Learning Workshop, Associated Colleges of the South, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX, 2014

Teaching and Learning Pre-conference, American Sociological Association, New York, NY, 2013

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Professor, University of Richmond (2013-present)

  • Foundations of Society: Introduction to Sociological Analysis (Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2017, Fall 2018, and Fall 2019)
  • Sociological Research Methods (Fall 2013-Fall 2015, Fall 2018-Spring 2020)
  • Social Inequalities (Spring 2014, Spring 2018, and Spring 2020)
  • ociology of Gender and Sexuality (Fall 2013, Spring 2015, and Fall 2017)
  • Sociology of Health and Illness (Fall 2014, Spring 2016, and Spring 2018)
  • Sociology of Sexualities (Spring 2019)

Diversity Fellow Lecturer, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee (2010)

  • Sociology of Sexuality (Summer 2010)

Associate Instructor, Indiana University (2009-2010)

  • Field Experience in Sociology (Spring 2010)
  • Sexual Diversity (Fall 2009 and Spring 2010)

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Indiana University (2007-2009)

  • Social Psychology (Spring 2009)
  • Gender Roles (Spring 2008, Fall 2008)
  • Introduction to Sociology (Fall 2007)

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, University of Maryland Baltimore County (2007)

  • Sexuality, Health, and Human Rights (Spring 2007)

SERVICE

Professional

Reviewer (journals): American Journal of Sociology, Gender & Society, Sociology of Race and Ethnicity, Journal of Health and Social Behavior, Society and Mental Health, Social Problems, Population Research and Policy Review, The Sociological Quarterly, Sociological Perspectives, Journal of Adolescence, Journal of Family IssuesEthnic and Racial Studies, and Journal of Homosexuality.

Session organizer and panelist, “Celebrating Brave Women of Color Academics,” National Women’s Studies Association annual meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2019

Faculty Mentor, Sociologists for Trans Justice Mentoring Program, 2018-2019

Panelist, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Sociology? An Open Discussion town hall, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2018

Co-organizer, Sociologists for Trans Justice forum, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2018

Organizer, #MeTooPhD: Addressing Sexual Violence in and through Sociology, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2018

Co-organizer, Sociologists Against Sexual Violence forum, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Philadelphia, PA, 2018

Co-organizer, #MeTooPhD: Fighting Sexual Violence as Sexualities Scholars working lunch activity, American Sociological Association Section on Sexualities Preconference, Philadelphia, PA, 2018

Regular Contributor, “Conditionally Accepted” — a career advice column for scholars on the margins of academia at Inside Higher Ed, 2018-2019

Co-organizer and Panelist, Protecting Public Scholars from Backlash, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Montréal, Québec, Canada, 2017

Co-organizer, Sociologists for Trans Justice forum, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Montréal, Québec, Canada, 2017

Panelist, Beyond the Ivory Tower: Combining Social Theory with Politics and Service, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Montréal, Québec, Canada, 2017

Mentor, American Sociological Association Section on Racial and Ethnic Minorities (SREM), 2016-2017

Organizer, Medical Sociology regular session, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Seattle, WA, 2016

Co-organizer, Sociologists for Trans Justice forum, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Seattle, WA, 2016

Co-organizer, Sociologists for Justice forum on racial justice, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Seattle, WA, 2016

Panelist, All My Friends Are Stressed: Mental Health, Social Support, and Self-Care in Graduate School, American Sociological Association annual meeting, Seattle, WA, 2016

Founder and Co-chair, Sociologists for Trans Justice, 2016-2018

Organizer and Panelist, Intellectual Activism: Protecting Scholars from Public Backlash and Professional Harm, Sociologists for Women in Society winter meeting, Memphis, TN, 2016

Editor and Blogger, “Conditionally Accepted” — a career advice column for scholars on the margins of academia at Inside Higher Ed, 2016-2017

Editorial Board Member, Contexts journal, 2015-2017

Publications Committee Member, Section on Sex and Gender, American Sociological Association annual meeting, 2014-2015

Council Member, Section on Sexualities, American Sociological Association annual meeting, 2014-2017

Grant reviewer, Northern Illinois University Division of Research and Graduate Studies, 2014

Panelist, Professional Development Workshop, Using Social Media as a Professional Development Tool, American Sociological Association annual meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2014

Panelist, Professional Development Workshop, Navigating Queer Identities in the Department and Classroom, American Sociological Association annual meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2014

Roundtable Presider, Sexualities and Health, Section on Medical Sociology, American Sociological Association annual meeting, New York City, New York, 2013

Roundtable Presider, Gender and Society, Honors Program, American Sociological Association annual meeting, New York City, New York, 2013

Founder, Editor, and Blogger, ConditionallyAccepted.com – an online space for scholars on the margins of academia, 2013-2017

Session Organizer, Sociology of Prejudice and Discrimination, Midwest Sociological Society annual meeting, Chicago, IL, 2013

Session Organizer, LGBT Health, Midwest Sociological Society annual meeting, Minneapolis, MN, 2012

Member, Ad-Hoc Graduate Student Advisory Committee, Section on Social Psychology, American Sociological Association, 2011-2012

Graduate Student Representative, Section on Sexualities, American Sociological Association, 2011-2012

Discussant, Social Reactions to Mental Illness: The Continued Relevance of Stigma and Social Control, Society for the Study of Social Problems annual meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2011

Session Organizer, Anti-LGBTQ Bullying and Violence, Society for the Study of Social Problems annual meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2011

Newsletter Editor, Sexual Behavior, Politics, and Communities Division, Society for the Study of Social Problems, 2010-2011

Session Organizer, Sexualities, Race, and Ethnicity, Midwest Sociological Society and North Central Sociological Association joint meeting, Chicago, IL, 2010

Blogger, KinseyConfidential.org, The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, 2009-2013

University

University of Richmond (2013-present)

Panelist, Celebrating Brave Women of Color Academics, 2019

Panelist, Got Voice? Town Hall Meeting on Freedom of Expression, Cosponsored by the Office of the President, University Faculty Senate, and Westhampton and Richmond College Student Governments, 2019 [Campus news coverage]

Panelist, Getting it Right: Confronting the Realities of Sexual Harassment, Assault, and Rape, Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program, 2018

Search Committee Member for Associate Director of LGBTQ Campus Life, Office of Common Ground, 2016

Co-Facilitator, enVision: A Social Justice Leadership Retreat, 2015

Co-Facilitator, From Ferguson to Charleston: A Racial Justice Forum, 2015

Co-Facilitator, Ferguson: A Community Dialogue, 2015

Advisory Group Member, Terms of Racial Justice, 2013-2016

Indiana University (2007-2013)

Resource Compilation Subgroup Co-Chair, Mental Health Working Group, 2011

Member, Mental Health Working Group, 2010-2011

Panelist, Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Speakers Bureau, 2009-2011

Member, Campus Coalition for Sexual Literacy, 2009-2010

Organizer, Transcending Boundaries in Sexuality Research Conference, 2009

Founder and Chair, Campus Coalition for Sexual Literacy, 2008-2009

Facilitator, Crossroads (LGBTQ graduate student organization), 2007-2009

Department

University of Richmond (2013-present)

Chair, Spring Awards Ceremony committee, 2020

Member, Department Search Committee, 2019-2020

Member, Department Search Committee, 2019

Organizer and Co-Facilitator, Brownbag Lunch Discussion on Sociology and Free Speech

Chair, Spring Awards Ceremony committee, 2019

Member, Department Search Committee, 2018

Chair, Spring Awards Ceremony committee, 2018

Chair, Spring Awards Ceremony committee, 2016

Coordinator, Spring Awards Ceremony, 2015

Member, Department Search Committee, 2014

Indiana University (2007-2013)

Member, Election Committee, Graduate Student Association, 2012

Coordinator, Mentor-for-an-Hour Program, Graduate Student Association, 2011-2012

Executive Committee Representative, Graduate Student Association, 2011-2012

Graduate Student Mentor, Graduate Student Association, 2010-2012

President, Graduate Student Association, 2010-2011

Member, Outstanding Faculty and Graduate Mentor Awards Committee, 2009-2010

Member, Race and Ethnic Relations Committee, 2007-2013

Graduate Affairs Committee, Graduate Student Association, 2009-2010

Member, Public Sociology Forum, 2008-2011

Graduate Student Mentor, Graduate Student Association, 2008-2009

Race and Ethnic Relations Committee Representative, 2008-2009

Co-Chair, Race and Ethnic Relations Committee, 2008-2009

Member, Graduate Student Association, 2007-2013

Mentorship

Honors Thesis Advisor (Jennifer Munnings, University of Richmond – supported by competitive student research grant), 2019-2020

Summer Research Advisor (Maddy Dunbar, University of Richmond – supported by competitive Richmond Guarantee research award), 2015

Honors Thesis Advisor (Aurora Breeden, University of Richmond), 2015-2016

Honors Thesis Advisor (Haley Tillage, University of Richmond), 2014-2015

Honors Thesis Committee Member (Gigi Dejoy, University of Richmond – supported by competitive Richmond Guarantee research award and winner of UR Arts & Sciences Student Symposium paper competition), 2014-2015

Honors Thesis Committee Member (Dana McLachlin, University of Richmond), 2013-2014

Honors Thesis Committee Member (Katherine McKinney, Sociology, Indiana University), 2011-2012

Community

Guest speaker, White People: Yes it is Difficult for You to Talk about Race – That’s Part of Racism’s Design, ADORE (A Dialogue on Race and Ethnicity), Davies Memorial Unitarian Universalist Church, Camp Springs, MD, 2019

Executive Board Member, Virginia Anti-Violence Project, 2015

Panelist, Transgender People in Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Settings: Recent Research, Virginia Anti-Violence Project, University of Richmond Downtown, Richmond, VA, 2014 (See my comments from the panel)

Safety Escort, Planned Parenthood, Bloomington, IN, 2011

Boyfriend Lessons, Illumenate and Middle Way House, 2011-2012
Developed and facilitated eight session workshop series on healthy sexual and romantic relationships for gay, bisexual, and transgender men ages 18-28

Building Healthy Relationships, Middle Way House, Bloomington, IN, 2009-2011
Assisted with development for sexual violence prevention curriculum for local middle and high schools; Produced a report on bystander intervention research and programming

Resource Center Volunteer, Shalom Community Center, Bloomington, IN, 2009
Provided administrative support in the Center’s office, distributing mail and toiletries to people experiencing homelessness and extreme poverty

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

National Student Intern, National Sexuality Resource Center, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, 2008-2009

National Office Intern, National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association, Washington, DC, 2005-2006

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Last updated on 05-01-2020