Jane Furey is a PhD student in Public Policy and Sociology at the University of Michigan. She is broadly interested in inequality and stratification, social and economic policy, education and the transition to the workforce, and quantitative methods. Prior to graduate school, Jane worked as programmer at Abt Associates in Cambridge, MA and was a visiting researcher at the Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training in Bonn, Germany. She earned a B.S. in Social Analysis and Research from Brown University.