Mette Evelyn Bjerre




Race and Ethnicity, Sociology of Education


Eve is a PhD Candidate in Sociology at the University of Notre Dame. She is an affiliate of the Center for Research on Educational Opportunity and the Institute for Latino Studies. Eve is also a 2020-21 Dissertation Fellow with the Nanovic Institute for European Studies. Eve joined the Department after receiving her MA in Sociology from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2014. She earned her BA in Politics and International Studies with a minor in Race and Culture from Middlesex University and an MSc in Global Politics from Birkbeck, University of London.


Title: “To Be, or Not to Be [Danish]: Multi-ethnic and Multi-racial Identity in a ‘Raceless’ Society”
Committee: Jennifer Jones (Co-Chair), Terence McDonnell (Co-Chair), Amy Langenkamp, Jennifer Huynh