Areas of Study
Gender, Family, Development, Political Sociology
Abigail Jorgensen is a second-year doctoral student in sociology at the University of Notre Dame and a Notebaert Fellow. Her current work focuses on the motherhood shift, warfare theory, and child mortality. Prior to joining the Department of Sociology, Abigail earned a Bachelor of Arts in both Political Science and Gender Studies at the University of Notre Dame with a minor in Theology.
Abigail’s primary interests include understandings of gender and family, politics, and the impact these have on each other. Please feel free to contact her at the email address below if you would like more information.