Mila Kolpashnikova is a family sociologist and a VISTA postdoctoral fellow at York University, Canada. Mila holds a PhD in sociology from the University of British Columbia and an MA in Socio-informatics (Social Data Science) from Tokyo University. Her main research interests are the time use of older adults, gendered division of housework, and North American and East Asian societies. Mila’s current project explores the fear of falling and its effects on how older adults organize their daily activities with a particular focus on domestic work and leisure. She is a former recipient of the EU-funded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship at the University of Oxford (2019-2022), Japanese Government Monbukagakusho Scholarship (2006-2011), Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship to Japan (2004-2005), Taiwan Fellowship (2018), and a visiting scholar at the Centre for Time Use Research (2015). Pronouns are she/her/they/their.