Tina Wu

Research Interests: 

Work, occupations, organizations, care work, gender, race and ethnicity, migration, social class

Bio: 
Tina's research interests include labor, professions, and organizations. Her dissertation investigates the home health care industry and care for the elderly and/or disabled. She also studies domestic work, paid child care, women and immigrant labor, and social class. Before coming to Penn, Tina worked in New York City as a research associate at the Center for Institutional and Social Change at Columbia Law School, where she investigated diversity and inclusion policies in higher education institutions. She also worked as a legal advocate at the Urban Justice Center, where she represented clients receiving public benefits. She has since published on welfare rights. Tina is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow. She graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Literature and in Sociology from Yale.
  
Contact Information: 

 tiwu@sas.upenn.edu



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