Jensen Sass is a political sociologist who completed his PhD at Yale University in 2016 and is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at the University of Canberra. His research interests include corporations, science and technology, public deliberation, democratic innovation, and political culture. His work has been published in Political Theory, Comparative Sociology, Politics, Theory and Society, and The American Sociologist.
- 2015. PhD Sociology, Yale University
- 2011. MPhil Sociology, Yale University
- 2009. MPhil Political Science, Australian National University
- December 2015-Present: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance, University of Canberra
AWARDS AND HONOURS
- 2014-2015. Doctoral Fellow, American Council of Learned Societies/Mellon Foundation
2013-2014 Tobin Project Graduate Fellow, http://www.tobinproject.org
- American Sociological Association
- Australian Political Studies Association
- Social Science History Association
- The Australian Sociological Association
- Co-Editor, Policy Briefs, Comparative and Historical Sociology Section, American Sociological Association
- Sass, J. and Dryzek, J.S. 2014. Deliberative Cultures. Political Theory. Vol.42, No.1, pp.3-25.
- Sass, J. and Crosbie, T. 2013. Democracy and Scandal: A Research Agenda. Comparative Sociology. Vol.12, pp.851-862.
Dr Sass welcomes PhD proposals focusing on the following topics: democratic theory and practice, organizational analysis, science and technology studies, and economic sociology.