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Majic, Samantha

Assistant Professor



PhD -   Cornell University
MA   -   Cornell University
MA   -   York University
BA    -  
University of Toronto

Samantha Majic’s research lies in gender and American politics, with specific interests in sex work, civic engagement, institutionalism, and the nonprofit sector. She is the author of Sex Work Politics: From Protest to Service Provision (University of Pennsylvania Press, December 2013), and the co-editor (with Carisa Showden) of Negotiating Sex Work: Unintended Consequences of Policy and Activism (University of Minnesota Press, Spring 2014). Her research has also appeared/is forthcoming in Perspectives on Politics, Polity, New Political Science, The Journal of Women, Politics and Policy, and Gender and Society. A Fellow of the American Association of University Women, Dr. Majic is also a member of the Perspectives on Politics editorial board.

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