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Shaefer and Edin's book ($2 a Day) cited in piece on political debate over plight of impoverished Americans

Eisenberg tracks factors affecting both mental health and athletic/academic performance among college athletes

Shapiro says Americans' low spending reflects "cruel lesson" about the dangers of debt

Highlights

Susan Murphy elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Maggie Levenstein named director of ISR's Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research

Arline Geronimus receives 2016 Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award

PSC spring 2016 newsletter: Kristin Seefeldt, Brady West, newly funded projects, ISR Runs for Bob, and more

Next Brown Bag

PSC Brown Bags
will resume fall 2016

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 and 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.