Department of Sociology, UCSD
Laura Rogers received her Bachelor’s of Science in Sociology at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Sociology at the University of California, San Diego specializing in culture and inequality where she recently received her M.A. At JMU, Rogers wrote an undergraduate honors thesis using ethnographic methods to look at how boundaries are maintained within a homeless shelter. She is currently working on a project on oncologists and how they discuss the gendered-body experiences of their patients. Her primary research interests are culture, the body, boundaries, and the reproduction of inequality.