Danya Lagos will join Berkeley Sociology as a tenure track professor beginning Fall 2020. Danya Lagos graduated from the University of Chicago in 2019. She is currently an NICHD research fellow at the Population Research Center of the University of Texas, Austin. Danya's research focuses on improving the operationalization of gender in social demography to include a richer palette of dimensions. These dimensions go beyond the common “male or female” question prevalent in many large-scale social surveys. Her works has been published in the American Sociological Review, the Annual Review of Sociology and Demography.