Mary Romero (Born November 12, 1952) is an American sociologist who teaches as a professor at Arizona State University.. She served as President of the American Sociological Association (ASA) in 2019 and became known for her contributions to gender studies.
After her bachelor’s degree on Regis College in Weston (Massachusetts) (sociology and Spanish) and her Ph.D. at the University of Colorado Boulder followed academic positions at various American universities. Romero has been a professor at Arizona State University since 1995.
- Introducing intersectionality. Polity Press, Cambridge 2018, ISBN 978-0-74566-366-1.
- The maid’s daughter: Living inside and outside the American dream. New York University Press, New York 2011. ISBN 978-0-81477-642-1.
- Women’s untold stories. Breaking silence, talking back, voicing complexity. Routledge. New York 1999, ISBN 0415922070 (edited with Abigail J. Stewart).
- Maid in the USA. Routledge, New York 1992, ISBN 0415906113 (second edition 2002, ISBN 0415935415).
- Mary Romero an der Arizona State University
American Sociological Association: Mary Romero
- Wendy Leo Moore: Introducing Mary Romero, 2019 ASA President, ASA-Footnotes, September / Oktober 2018.
- Mary Romero Takes Over as President of the American Sociological Association. In: Women In Academia Report, 5. September 2018.
- Background: Mary Romero, PDF