Chris is an Andrew W. Mellon Engaged Scholar Initiative Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin. He earned his Ph.D. in History from UT-Austin in 2019. His work examines the intersections of religion, medicine, gender, and sexuality in the modern United States.
THE BOOK MONOGRAPH
Chris’ book project, To Cure a Sinful Nation: Conversion Therapy in the United States, examines 140 years of gender identity and sexual orientation change efforts.
Chris has worked as a boarding school teacher, academic advisor, museum educator, professional researcher, and a student teaching coordinator.
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