Fall 2019 St. Francis College Senior Citizen Lecture Series: American Studies & Social Justice
Tuesdays @ 11:10am in Room 4202
Open to the Public // Reception to Follow
Organized by Athena Devlin (English) & Emily Horowitz (Sociology & Criminal Justice)
More info: Contact Dr. Devlin (firstname.lastname@example.org) or 718-489-5446
Jake Carlson is a PhD candidate in Sociology at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He is currently a Dissertation Fellow with the Institute for Research on Poverty. He was previously a Visiting Scholar at NYU’s Urban Democracy Lab, and a Research Fellow at Participatory Budgeting Project. Jake is an urban and political sociologist, focused on democracy, housing, and changing cities. His dissertation examines the various causes and consequences of gentrification and displacement - and the relationships between the two.