Robbie Luten

Robbie Luten

Hometown: Milan, TN

Education and Career Background: B.A. – University of Tennessee-Martin (Psychology) M.S. – University of Kentucky (Counseling Psychology)

Year Started the Program: 2018

Advisor: Dr. Sara Bridges

Research Interests: My research interests include sexual and gender minority issues, race, ethnicity and microaggressions, and drag culture.

Current Research Team Membership: Constructivist Sexuality Lab (Bridges), LGBT+ Lab (Ovrebo)

Graduate Assistantship: I am a research assistant/graduate assistant in the Department.

Why you chose U of M: I was interested in many of the research interests of the faculty and also appreciated the flexibility and support for the research interests of the students. I also liked the emphasis on diversity and the various multicultural counseling courses.

Interests Outside of Academics: I like reading, playing drums and keyboard, and practicing tai chi. I also love playing video games, reading comics, watching tv and movies, and keeping up with the latest pop culture trends.