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PhD Sociology, University of Cincinnati
MA Sociology, Texas Woman's University
BS Sociology, Texas Woman's University

Areas of Interest

Cybersecurity, content analysis, and race/class/gender issues


Jennifer Gossett's current research interests are in various aspects of cybersecurity. She has been an invited cybersecurity workshop presenter in Trinidad for the last several years. She was a principle investigator on a National Science Foundation Scholarship for Service grant titled Cyber Catch. She was a recipient of an IUP Sponsored Program Award for Outstanding Achievement in Curriculum and Instruction in 2014. She has published in Deviant Behavior, Gender & Society, The Sociological Quarterly, and Women & Criminal Justice.