Martin, Lauren Jade

Associate Professor of Sociology
Office Phone: 610-396-6214
Office Location: Gaige, 304

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Dr. Lauren Jade Martin is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Penn State Berks and coordinates the Women's Studies minor. She teaches courses in Sociology, Women's Studies, and Global Studies. Her work is interdisciplinary in nature, incorporating methods and perspectives from the sociology of reproduction, medical sociology, global studies, and public policy. Dr. Martin's research focuses on the social impact of reproductive technologies. She has published articles in Gender & Society, Globalizations, and ST&HV. Her forthcoming book, Reproductive Tourism in the United States, is about the United States as a destination for intended parents around the world seeking egg donors, surrogates, sex selection, and other fertility services.