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a bit about me:

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I'm an Assistant Professor in Sociology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, a Faculty Fellow with the Center for Urban and Regional Studies (CURS), and a 2023-24 Russell Sage Foundation Visiting Scholar.

My newest book, Side Hustle Safety Net: How Vulnerable Workers Survive Precarious Times, will be released by the University of California Press in October 2023.


My first book, Hustle and Gig: Struggling and Surviving in the Sharing Economy (UCPress) was released in March 2019. 


I'm currently working on two mixed methods research projects:

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