Maggie Nanney (Megan; they/them pronouns) is a doctoral candidate in the Departments of Sociology and Women’s and Gender Studies at Virginia Tech. Maggie is also a Visiting Lecturer in the Department of Sociology at Smith College and a Research Associate with the Five College Women’s Studies Research Center.

Maggie is a proud awardee of the NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant (Award #1904304; $15,979) and Dissertation Fellow for the National Academy for Education/Spencer Foundation ($27,500).

Maggie’s recent work can be found in Gender & Society, Advances in Gender Research, Food Culture & Society, Research in Higher Education, and the Journal of LGBT Youth. Maggie has forthcoming work in Humanity & Society, Sociology Compass, and Intersectionality in Higher Education.