Kathryn Rittenhour

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Sociology
University of Iowa

Kathryn is a doctoral student in the Department of Sociology, with an interest in gender, sexualities, applied sociology, and qualitative methods. Since completing her BS in sociology at Texas State University, she has worked as a sexual assault prevention educator, developing and facilitating programs that combat gendered violence in K-12 education. Informed by her advocacy, her research focuses on variation in consent negotiations across communities and sexual agency in sex as work.