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Medina, Veronica
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Email: vemedina@ius.edu
Primary Phone: 812-941-2297
Secondary Phone: 913-481-7952

Dr. Medina is an assistant professor of sociology at Indiana University Southeast, where she teaches Social Problems, Family, Work and Occupations, Social Policy, Education and Society, and Senior Seminar in Sociology. Dr. Medina’s research focuses primarily on representations of race, class, and gender in popular culture. She has conducted extensive qualitative research on The American Girls Collection and other forms of children's popular culture. Dr. Medina's most recent research investigates media representations of manager-employee relations.

Education: University of Missouri: PhD, Sociology, 2012 University of Missouri: MA, Sociology & Women's and Gender Studies (minor), 2007 University of Kansas: BA, Sociology & English, 2004


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Children of Immigrants
Category: Diversity
Sub Category: Our World
A/V Requirements: Projector (for your own laptop)

Educational attainment and aspirations of children of immigrants (second-generation and 2.5 generation children); racial-ethnic identity and children of immigrants
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The American Girls Collection
Category: Other
Sub Category: Other
A/V Requirements: Projector (for your own laptop)

Analysis of race, class, and gender socialization and representation in The American Girls Collection
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Transformation of Work in 21st Century
Category: Other
Sub Category: Other
A/V Requirements: Projector (for your own laptop)

Trends and transformations in work in the 21st century and its effects on workers; employment or workplace inequalities in a post-civil rights era
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