PhD Candidate, University of Michigan
Chapter Member: Michigan SSN
Areas of Expertise:
Garrick studies the treatment of workers in the low wage labor market and new forms of worker collective action and organization. She is currently examining collective efforts to protect the rights of non-unionized workers. She has also collaborated with Somos un Pueblo Unido, an immigrant and worker rights center in New Mexico, and is a member of its Wage Theft Working Group.
In the News
Jessica Garrick's research on wage theft and other workplace abuses perpetuated on Mexican immigrants discussed by , "NM Employers Steal Wages from One in Four Mexican Immigrant Workers," NPR's KRWG, August 22, 2013.
"Wronged Without Recourse: Supreme Court Precedent Sets Back Worker Rights," Jessica Garrick (with ), Boston Review, September 29, 2011.