Doctoral Student

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  • Samantha Plum
  • Email: samantha.plum@rutgers.edu
  • Samantha’s research interests include culture and cognition, health and illness, and gender. Her current work focuses on conceptions of gender in university recreation, with a specific focus on non-binary and gender non-conforming students. Samantha’s previous work has looked at representations of gender norms in pharmaceutical advertisements for psychotropic medications, conceptions of gender in the sport of body building, and remission narratives. She received her B.A. in Sociology from Brown University.