Bo Hee is Assistant Professor in the Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy at Copenhagen Business School and is the Editor in Chief of Work in Progress. Her research is centered on organizations as sociotechnical systems and investigates the impact of technology and automation on the work, organizations, and industry with a focus on the collective production of markets, emerging risks, and transformation of organizations due to electronization and algorithms.
Tom VanHeuvelen is an assistant professor of sociology at the University of Minnesota. His research focuses on the long-run causes of economic inequality. He received his PhD in sociology at Indiana University.
Shawna Vican is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Delaware and a Commissioning Editor for the Organizations, Occupations, and Work Section at Work in Progress. Her research focuses on organizations and occupations, and she is particularly interested in organizational practices that shape workplace inequality.
Steven Lopez is Associate Professor of sociology at Ohio State University and a Commissioning Editor for the Organizations, Occupations, and Work Section at Work in Progress .
Jonathan J.B. Mijs (PhD Harvard University, 2017) is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Boston University and a Veni Fellow at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. He is the Economic Sociology Section Commissioning Editor for Work In Progress. He studies how people perceive, explain, and evaluate social inequality. His work has been published in Social Problems, Socio-Economic Review, Sociology of Education, and the Annual Review of Sociology and has been featured in The Atlantic, The Washington Post, and the Financial Times.
Katherine Sobering is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of North Texas.
Gretchen Purser is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. She is the Labor and Labor Movements Section Commissioning Editor for Work In Progress. Her research focuses on low-wage work, labor market intermediation, and urban poverty.
Steve Vallas is Professor of Sociology at Northeastern University and Editor-at-Large of Work in Progress.
Di Shao is a doctoral student of sociology at the University of Virginia. His current project focuses on Asian disadvantage in managerial attainment in the U.S. labor market. He is Editorial Assistant for Work in Progress.
Stacy Bluth is a doctoral candidate in sociology at North Carolina State University. Her research interests focus on the organizational conditions that support community engaged scholarship in universities and colleges. She is an editorial assistant for Work in Progress.
Chris is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Saint Louis University and provides technical expertise for keeping WIP up and running. Chris is currently working on a book manuscript, provisionally titled Medicine at the Margins, that looks at how the Emergency Medical Services system functions as a critical, and under-acknowledged, element of the society safety-net for the urban poor. He is also doing work on the relationship of systematic street closures in St. Louis, Missouri to urban disorder, crime, and other social problems.