SF State Pre-Doctoral Scholar
Jennifer Rubin, Sexuality Studies graduate student
Jennifer Rubin is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, with a bachelor's degree in Psychology and Gender and Women's Studies. She is currently a master's candidate in the Department of Sexuality Studies at San Francisco State University, and the University's 2009 Deborah Tolman Scholarship recipient for excellence in feminist research. Combining her interest in gender and psychology, her thesis research explores the negotiation of sexuality and race within cyberculture spaces for adolescent queer women of color. Additionally, she is attentive to experiences of female sexual desire in communities of color as well as the intersections between race, class, and gender. Jennifer would like to pursue a Ph.D. in Social Psychology beginning in Fall 2012.