Ph.D. Candidate, Biocultural Medical Anthropology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
M.A. Anthropology, 2017, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
B.A. Physical Anthropology, 2015, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, summa cum laude
My research focuses on cultural models of ideal bodies, body image, eating disorders, and gender. Particularly, I am interested in the relationships between masculinities, body ideals, body practices, mental health, and culture.
My dissertation work is based in South Korea.