Dorothy Kou

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Dorothy Kou

Educations & Degrees:

MA, Sociology, Syracuse University, 2016
BS, Sociology & Communications, University of Wisconsin, 2013

Research Interests:

Medical sociology, Social Theory, Affect studies, cultural cancer studies


Dorothy Kou is currently a PhD student in the Sociology Department at Syracuse University. She received her bachelor’s degree in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Prior to attending SU, she worked as a research assistant for Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, examining underrepresented minorities in STEM fields. Her current research interests include medical sociology, social theory, affect studies, and cultural cancer studies.