melissa villarreal

Office: KTCH 482C

Office Hours: M & T 2:00-3:00 PM (SOCY-1006); T 12:30-2:30 PM (SOCY-1001)

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Melissa Villarreal grew up in Houston, Texas, and attended Texas A&M University at College Station where she received her bachelor's degree in sociology in 2016. She is interested in gender dynamics in the disaster cycle. This semester, she is working with Dr. Lori Peek as one of her TA's for Intro to Sociology as well as, on her own time, working on an article exploring women's experiences during the recovery process of disasters. She is also a Bill Anderson Fund Fellow. She is excited to be a part of the program.