Lisa Miller is currently a graduate student in the Ph.D. program in Sociology at Indiana University-Bloomington. She received her B.A. in Sociology and Women's Studies in 2008 from Berea College, a small liberal arts school in Kentucky. Broadly speaking, her current research interests include race/class/gender, sexualities, social psychology (esp. self & identity), social movements, and the sociology of education.
Currently, she is working on a project that explores Americans' attitudes toward gay and lesbian couples. She is, additionally, working on a paper that examines how issues of gender non-conformity influence transgender people's experiences with discrimination and harassment. She is also the co-coordinator of the departmental Gender, Race, and Class seminar. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the gym, traveling, reading, hiking/camping, and trying new foods in Bloomington.