Sarah Jen

Sarah Jen
  • Assistant Professor

Contact Info

Twente Hall, Room 307


Ph.D., University of Washington


Intersections of social work, gerontology, and sexuality; support the sexual needs of aging populations and to improve the health and well-being of LGBTQ midlife and older adults.

Selected Publications

Jen, S. (2019). Ambivalence in labels, freedom in lives: Older women’s discursive constructions of their bisexual identities [Journal Articles]. Journal of Bisexuality, 19(3), 386–413.
Jen, S., & Jones, R. (2019). Bisexual lives and aging in context: A cross-national comparison of the United Kingdom and United States [Journal Articles]. International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 89(1), 22–38.
Jen, S. (2018). Sexuality of midlife and older women: A review of theory use [Journal Articles]. Journal of Women & Aging, 30(3), 204–226.

Awards & Honors

Warren G. Magnuson Health Sciences Scholar
University of Washington
2017 - 2018
Hartford Scholar
Hartford Center of Excellence, University of Washington
2014 - 2015