For a link to my full professional CV, please click here.


My research focuses primarily on families and intimate relationships, everyday life, homes and design, inequalities, education, community-based projects, Scandinavian life, and popular culture. Information about my peer-reviewed academic research can be accessed here. My community-based research has involved projects listed here. My general interest writing (e.g., guest blog posts) can be accessed here. My current project on second homes is described here.


I have taught courses or offered research advising at Whitman College, The University of Notre Dame, St. Olaf College, The Danish Institute for Study Abroad, and in the Centre for Women’s Studies at the University of York (England). More about my teaching in sociology and interdisciplinary fields can be found here.