Clare joined the Searle Center in 2013 as a Graduate Assistant supporting graduate programs like the Teaching Certificate Program, graduate workshops, and STEM-specific teaching development. She is a PhD student in the sociology department and a gender and Sexuality Studies Interdisciplinary Cluster Fellow. Her research interests include the sociology of emotions, gender, sexualities, emotions, culture, and space and place.
Her primarily qualitative research focuses on the social practice and memory of emotion in public, urban spaces and the related impact on self, identity, relationships, and communities. She received an M.A. in American and New England Studies from the University of Southern Maine and a B.A. in sociology and women’s studies from Bowdoin College.
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