Jessica Smartt Gullion

Assistant Professor of Sociology, Texas Woman's University

Jessica Smartt Gullion, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Texas Woman’s University, where she teaches qualitative research methods and medical sociology. She has authored more than 20 peer-reviewed articles, in journals such as Qualitative Inquiry, the International Review of Qualitative Research, and the Journal of Applied Social Science. Her arts-based research book, October Birds: A Novel About Pandemic Influenza, Infection Control, and First Responders, was nominated for the International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry 2015 Qualitative Book Award. Her latest non-fiction book, Fracking the Neighborhood, an ethnography on natural gas development, is forthcoming from MIT Press. Dr Gullion is also a Public Voices Fellow with The OpEd Project.

Experience

  • –present
    Assistant Professor of Sociology, Texas Woman's University