Mellissa Linton is an Assistant Professor in the School of Social Transformation at Arizona State University. She specializes in Women and Gender Studies with interdisciplinary interests in reproductive justice, comparative race and ethnic studies and materialist feminism. Her writing utilizes legal analysis and ethnographic methods to chart reproductive rights and social movements in the United States and Central America. Dr. Linton is the faculty coordinator for the LGBT Undergraduate Studies Certificate at ASU and a faculty advisor in Barrett, The Honors College.
Ph.D. Ethnic Studies, University of California, San Diego
B.A. English Literature, University of Southern California
B.A. American Studies and Ethnicity, University of Southern California