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Jessica Evans

Assistant Professor, Criminology, Toronto Metropolitan University

Areas of Expertise:

political economy and historical sociology; sociology of the state; prisons and carcerality


I am a community-engaged researcher with a focus on the conditions and consequences of carceral punishment in Canada. I also explore the political-economic context which intersects with and conditions approaches to criminalization and punishment in Canada.


  • –present
    Assistant Professor, Sociology, Ryerson University


  • 2019 
    York University, PhD Political Science