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Assistant Professor of Sociology

A-State Online


  • Ph.D., University of Arizona (Sociology)

Teaching Specialties

  • Sociology of Gender
  • Marriage & Family
  • Sociology of the Body
  • Sociology of Sexuality

Research Interests

  • Fatherhood
  • Masculinity
  • Transition to Parenthood
  • Sociology of Birth


  • American Sociological Association
  • Sociologists for Women in Society


Dr. Myers comes to ASU from the University of Arizona. Her dissertation focused on how low-income urban fathers negotiated relationships with multiple sets of children from different relationships. She has also done work on the role of childbirth education in the transition to fatherhood. She has published multiple teaching exercises and was granted two teaching awards from the University of Arizona. Dr. Myers welcomes opportunities to collaborate with students and colleagues.