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Danielle Bessett

Title: Associate Professor (PhD, New York University)
Office: 1022 Crosley Tower
Tel: 513-556-4717
Email: bessetde@ucmail.uc.edu

Pregnancy; Abortion; Sociology of Reproduction; Medical Sociology; Sociology of Families; Gender; Qualitative Methods

Danielle Bessett CV

Research Information

Research Interests

Danielle Bessett received her Ph.D. and M.A. in Sociology from New York University and her B.A. degree in English from Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA). Her research interests include: reproduction; medical sociology; family; the body; gender; representations of reproduction in popular culture; and qualitative research methods.
Dr. Bessett is a faculty affiliate of the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department.

Research Support

  • (PI), Bessett, Danielle, URC Faculty Research Grants 2013-2014, UC's University Research Council. (URC Faculty Research Grants 2013-2014), $8,000.00. 01-23-2014 to 01-22-2015. Status: Active.
  • (PI), Bessett, Danielle, Planning Phase for OHPEP - UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI Subaward (OSU) , Ohio State University. (60057009 Subaward), $127,326.00. 08-01-2016 to 04-30-2017. Status: Active.
  • (Collaborator), Bessett, Danielle; Bommaraju, Aalap, Aalap Bommaraju undisclosed project (Danielle Bessett is the advisor), Foundation. (HB40), $191,675.00. 01-01-2018 to 08-31-2020. Status: Active.
  • (PI), Bessett, Danielle; Chang, Lenisa; Jacquez, Farrah; Norwood, Carolette, OPEN: The Ohio Policy Evaluation Network, Foundation. (OPEN), $458,515.00. 04-01-2018 to 03-31-2021. Status: Active.