Crystal A. Jackson

Assistant Professor of Sociology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Crystal Jackson is an Assistant Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice-City University of New York. Her research explores contemporary meanings around gender, sex, sexuality, social justice, and inequalities through the study of sex work and anti-sex trafficking policy and advocacy. She is co-author of "The State of Sex: Tourism, Sex, and Sin in the New American Heartland" (Routledge, 2010), an ethnographic exploration of the only legal sale of sex in the country, Nevada’s rural brothels.

Experience

  • –present
    Assistant Professor of Sociology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice