Melanie Pace

Doctoral Student

Education

  • University of Virginia: PhD Student in American Religions
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte: Master of Social Work (2011)
    • Research: “Cultural Competence in Addressing Within-Group Diversity in Sexual Minority Adolescents”
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill: B.A. in Psychology & Religious Studies, Highest Distinction (2007)

Research Interests

  • Gender & Sexuality
  • Sexual Violence & Trauma
  • Evangelical Christianity

Teaching

  • Teaching Assistant for Mormonism & American Culture (Fall 2017)

Other Academic Employment

  • Take Back the Archive, University of Virginia (Summer 2017)
  • Research Assistant, Department of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Charlotte (Fall 2009 – Spring 2011)

Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • Public Service Scholar, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 
  • William Richardson Davie Scholarship, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 
  • National Merit Scholarship, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill