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Owen-Smith says universities must demonstrate value of higher education

Armstrong says USC's removal of questions from a required Title IX training module may reflect student-administration relations

Fomby finds living with step- or half-siblings linked to higher aggression among 5 year olds

Highlights

PRB training program in policy communication for pre-docs. Application deadline, 2.28.2016

Call for proposals: PSID small grants for research on life course impacts on later life wellbeing

PSC News, fall 2015 now available

Barbara Anderson appointed chair of Census Scientific Advisory Committee

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Feb 1 at noon, 6050 ISR-Thompson
Sarah Miller

Jay Borchert

On Job Market

Graduate Student, Population Studies Center.

Graduate Student, Department of Sociology.

Visiting Fellow, Center for the Study of Law and Society, School of Law, University of California, Berkeley.

Sociology, Year: advanced

PSC Mentor: Jeffrey Morenoff, David J. Harding

Dissertation Committee: David J. Harding, Jeffrey Morenoff, Jonathan Simon, Karyn R. Lacy, Reuben J. Miller

M.A., U Michigan

Research Interests: Prisons and Prisoners, Punishment, Law and Society, Social Theory, Criminology

Recent Publications

Journal Articles

Borchert, Jay. Forthcoming. "State Correctional Department Leaders, Due Deference, and the Persistent Socio-Legal Control of Prison Sex." Law & Social Inquiry.

Chapters

Borchert, Jay. Forthcoming. "A New Iron Closet: Failing to Extend the Spirit of Lawrence v. Texas to Prisons and Prisoners." In The War on Sex edited by D. Halperin and T. Hoppe. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.