sociologist. EDUCATOR.thought leader.
I provide expert testimony for the court in immigration and asylum cases involving sexual and gender minorities originating from African countries.
Contact tara.mckay [at] vanderbilt.edu with the details of what you need and what compensation you can offer.
I frequently respond to media enquiries for comments, expert opinion, or other analysis on LGBTQ+ health, global health, and firearm topics.
Depending on my availability, I'm happy to discuss results, press releases, hot-off-the-presses papers, and general issues in health and health policy in the US and global contexts.
Some of my favorite topics to discuss are:
I am also happy to discuss issues relating to social science research funding, doing progressive work from a red state, and diversity and inclusion in academic culture.
You can reach me via e-mail at: tara.mckay [at] vanderbilt.edu. If you have a deadline, please let me know.