WI Student WPA Convention Presentation

Marussia Role, M.A. will be providing a poster presentation on her dissertation research at the Western Psychological Association (WPA) annual convention in April. To understand the lived experiences of transgender women in the adult film industry, Ms. Role completed nine in-depth, semi-structured interviews exploring transgender women's experiences, motivations, likes, and dislikes of the adult film industry.

She completed this research under the guidance of her chair, Dr. Balis, and second reader, Dr. Shapiro. Ms. Role looks forward to sharing the results of this study with the psychology community.