Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams.

BS: Sociology, Montana State University Billings, 2015
MA: Sociology, University of Montana, 2020

Research Interests:
Work and labor, gender and sexuality, the working class, rural sociology

Michelle is a PhD student in the sociology department at the University at Buffalo. They are interested in working class workplaces like budget motels, restaurants, and convenience stores. Michelle particularly focuses on how identities like race, gender, age, and sexuality intersect for employees and workers. In their MA thesis, Michelle explored these intersections in the context of rural and urban truck stops across Montana.

Email: mw233@buffalo.edu