emma_picEmma Mishel is a PhD student in sociology at New York University. Her research interests include gender and sexuality, inequality, social psychology, and quantitative methods. Her recent research investigates the nature and consequences of discrimination against LGBT individuals. Emma’s work on discrimination against queer women in the workplace was published in ASA’s new open access journal, Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World, and her work on cohort-changes in same-sex sex and bisexual/gay identity was recently published in Sociological Science. At NYU, Emma serves as a Graduate Research Assistant to Dr. Paula England and Dr. Richard Arum. Emma is also a member of the American Sociological Association, ASA’s Sex and Gender and Sexualities Sections, and serves as Social Chair of the Student Caucus for Sociologists for Women in Society.