Monica Heilman is a Sociology Ph.D. student at Indiana University Bloomington studying race, ethnicity, and identity. She graduated from the University of Denver with a B.A. in Sociology and Art.
Prior to beginning her graduate career, Monica taught spent two years in South Korea under a Fulbright grant. There she taught high school English, edited and contributed to a literary magazine, and tutored North Korean defectors.
Her current research addresses how multiracial individuals navigate their identities in the context of the US racial structure.
+ Race and ethnicity
+ Social psychology
+ Global and transnational sociology