Department of Sociology

Jamie O'quinn

M.A., San Francisco State University

Jamie O'quinn



Sexualities; Gender; Critical Race, Feminist, and Queer Theories; Qualitative Methodologies


Jamie O’Quinn is a second year PhD student in the Department of Sociology at the University of Texas at Austin. She received her master's degree in Sexuality Studies from San Francisco State University in 2016. For her M.A. thesis, Jamie conducted a queer analysis of an LGBTQ-inclusive sexaulity education curriculum, understanding how progressive visions of sexuality education envision young people's sexual futures.

Jamie’s dissertation research analyzes statutory rape and child marriage laws, exploring the ways in which state efforts to regulate young people’s sexualities are gendered and racialized.

Jamie is a graduate fellow in the Urban Ethnography Lab and is completing a doctoral portfolio in Women’s and Gender Studies.

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