Emily Allen Paine, PhD

Dr. Emily Allen Paine is a NIH Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Columbia University in the Division of Gender, Sexuality, and Health (HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies) in New York City. Emily takes an intersectional, multilevel approach to understanding how ideas about gender and sexuality are shaping the health of minorities across social contexts. She completed a PhD in Sociology as well as a certificate in LGBTQ/Sexualities Studies at the University of Texas at Austin in May 2019.

Embodied disruption: “Sorting out” gender and nonconformity in the doctor’s office.

Sex in Midlife: Women’s sexual experiences in lesbian and straight marriages.


"Fat broken arm syndrome": Negotiating risk, stigma, and weight bias in LGBTQ healthcare.

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