Professor of Sociology
Department of Sociology and Anthropology Northeastern University
Steven P. Vallas received his PhD from Rutgers in 1983. He has taught at the Georgia Institute of Technology and at George Mason University (where he served as department chair). He is currently Professor of Sociology at Northeastern University in Boston. He has written various books and articles on workplace technology, struggles over the organization of work, new forms of managerial authority, the knowledge economy, and the meaning of race in the contemporary workplace. He is currently writing about the platform economy and the reconfiguration of economic institutions in an age of neoliberalism. He invites you to follow him on Twitter at @spvallas.