Dr Jess Pilgrim-Brown

University of Bristol and University of Oxford

Dr Jess Pilgrim-Brown is a sociologist and researcher in education. She focuses on issues relating to social class, gender and wider social inequalities.

Her thesis research ‘Doing the heavy lifting, the experiences of working-class professional services and administrative staff in Russell Group universities’ was the first of its kind in the UK. Her research interests span sociological theory, innovative methods in qualitative research designs and research ethics. She is a current Senior Research Associate at the University of Bristol and Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Oxford.