Ph.D., Texas A&M University
Race, Ethnicity, Gender, Sexuality, and Law
1057 General Classroom Building
Research and Teaching Interests
Rosalind S. Chou is a Florida native, where her parents emigrated from Taiwan in the 1970s. She attended Florida State University earning a bachelor's degree in sociology. She spent six years working for Eckerd Youth Alternatives at Camp E-Nini-Hassee, a non-profit therapeutic wilderness camp for at-risk girls, before moving to Texas in 2005 for graduate school at Texas A&M University. She co-authored the book, The Myth of the Model Minority: Asian Americans Facing Racism, in 2008 with Joe R. Feagin. Rosalind has received numerous awards during graduate school including the Texas A&M College of Liberal Arts Dissertation Award. She completed her Ph.D. in sociology with an emphasis on race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality in May 2010. Rosalind was recently the 2010-2011 Samuel Dubois Cook Postdoctoral Fellow at Duke University. She has just published Asian American Sexual Politics: The Construction of Race, Gender, and Sexuality (Rowman and Littlefield, 2012).
You can learn more about Dr. Chou's interests by visiting her personal webpage.