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Tey Meadow is a sociologist and a Cotsen Postdoctoral Fellow in the Society of Fellows at Princeton University. In 2014, she will join the Department of Sociology and the Program in Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Harvard University. Her work explores the relationship between the law, social gender norms and family politics. Her dissertation looks at the way state institutions respond to challenges to legal gender classification schemes. Meadow holds a Bachelor of Arts from Barnard College and a Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law, and a Ph.D. from the Department of Sociology at New York University.