Jessie provides both quantitative and qualitative research support for public and private sector clients on effective leadership of diverse workforces. She holds an MA in Applied Quantitative Research and an MA in sociology from NYU. Jessie is currently a Doctoral Candidate in sociology at NYU, where her research focuses on the intersection of race, law, and inequality. She has presented papers at annual meetings of the American Society of Criminology, the American Sociological Association, the Law and Society Association, the Population Association of America, and the Eastern Sociological Society. Jessie’s research is supported by a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. She is a MacCracken Fellow and was an inaugural Furman Graduate Law Fellow at NYU’s law school. For more information about Jessie's scholarship please visit www.jessicakalbfeld.com.