Jamie Oslawski-Lopez is a Ph.D. student in Sociology at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. She earned her M.A. in Sociology in 2006 from Ohio State University and her B.A. in Sociology and English Writing in 2004 from DePauw University. Between degrees, Jamie spent time working in marketing research first as an analyst and then as a project manager. Jamie's professional interests include studying gender, work and the family, specifically focusing on professional women and their experiences balancing family, work, and marriage. In her free time, Jamie enjoys spending time with her husband, Marc, and two dogs, Winston and Miller, swimming, watching movies, and taking mini-breaks around the Midwest.