Jessica Mulligan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor at Providence College
Jessica Mulligan is Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management at Providence College where she has taught since 2010. She offers courses in public health, health policy, and medical anthropology. Her current research explores insurance, financial security, and health reform from the perspective of the newly insured and those who continue to lack coverage. She is co-editor of Unequal Coverage: The Experience of Health Care Reform in the United States (NYU Press, fall 2017). She has published journal articles in Medical Anthropology, Medical Anthropology Quarterly, the Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law, and Social Science and Medicine (forthcoming). Her first book, Unmanageable Care: An Ethnography of Health Care Privatization in Puerto Rico was published by NYU Press in 2014. She received her doctorate in anthropology from Harvard University in 2007.
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- Ph.D., Anthropology, 2007 | Harvard University
- M.A., Latin American Studies, 1999 | Georgetown University
- B.A., Latin American Studies, 1997 | The George Washington University